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Ecclesiastical costume. Cope with self orphrey, hood and morse. Pinnate five-lobed leaf within an ogival compartment formed by leaffy vines, flanked by a pair of birds, and with curling stems bearing similar leaves and grape bunches above and below; repeating in dense staggered rows. Based on...

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The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Easten European (?), 16th–17th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidered


Textiles and Fashion Arts