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Hanging

Yellow and gold with a design of vases, etc. and the oak surmounted by six mountains and a star, the arms of the Chigi family. This is surrounded with red velvet. The Pope's mitre and keys appliquéd at the top in various colors, at the bottom "Alexander VII.P.M. Anno Secundo". Much worn. ...

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Credit Line

Gift of Fiske Warren

Italian, 1657

Accession Number

08.287

Medium or Technique

Velvet brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles