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Orphrey

Woven with red and yellow silk, and linen thread, wound with gilded gold beaters' skin (Cyprian gold). Only a small part of the IHS and the Cherubim show. Like 96.473, 96.447a and b, but smaller in scale than the latter.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th century

Accession Number

93.774

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes