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Cope
Description: 

Cope with red silk damask with multi-colored silk brocade ophreys and hood (with floral motifs) and golden passementerie; lining composed of coarse pink linen and glazed linen twill; interlined

Place of fabrication: 
Italy? France?
Date Period: 
17th century
Materials: 
Silk, metal thread, linen
Technique: 
Weaving (damask; brocade), sewing
Dimensions: 
132 x 276
Condition: 
Fair: color bleeding, with water stains from former degradation; old mold stains in lining
Notes: 
None
Provenance: 
By purchase