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Orphrey, "The Assumption of the Virgin"

Ground, crimson; design woven with yellow silk and gilded parchment wound on linen thread; (Cyprian gold).

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th century

Accession Number

96.476

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes