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Orphrey

This piece is cut in halves, so that only part of the medallion, the Cherubim and the IHS show. Rose-colored ground with the design woven with yellow silk. Of the same type as 85.358 and 85.357, but older than 85.357.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th century

Accession Number

93.626

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes