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Cope
Date:
18th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Velvet With Embroidery
Dimensions:
289.6 x 158.8 cm (114 x 62 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1982.14.5
Acquisition Date:
1982-03-03
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Alan Fleishhacker through The Fine Arts Museums Foundation

ecclesiastical costume
Cut and uncut green velvet with floral motif. Orphrey embroidered in gold and silver metal threads, sequins, strip and 'shapes', unusually reminiscent of men's clothing of the time. Worn where hood was removed.