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Stole

Ground: green corded silk woven with strips of tarnished silver. Design: small flower enclosed in ogival framework woven with gold thread (gilded silver wound on yellow silk). Made up of small pieces. No lining or trimming.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

28.110

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes