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Orphrey

Red satin ground; design of standing figures, woven with linen thread wound with gilded parchment and white and green silk. Similar to no. 195, page 100, in Collection d' Anciennes d' Étoffes réunies et déscrites par Mme. Isabelle Errera, Bruxelles, 1901.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 15th–16th century

Accession Number

07.625

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes