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Part of a cape

The ground is of green corded silk. The design of sprays of coventional flowers, is of green satin. Around the two sides is a gimp of white linen, gold thread and narrow strips of silver

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; Damask


Textiles and Fashion Arts