Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Hood for a cope

Date:
late 15th–early 16th century
Culture:
Italian, Florence
Medium:
Silk, linen and metal thread
Dimensions:
H. 14 1/2 x W. 17 1/2 inches (36.8 x 44.5 cm)
Classifications:
Textiles-Woven, Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1946
Accession Number:
46.156.104
Not on view
Inscription: On towel: ASVN / TA•ES / TE
[ Giorgio Sangiorgi , Rome, until 1946; to Loewi ] ; [ Adolph Loewi , Los Angeles, 1946; sold to MMA ]
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