Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Cope with an Orphrey

Date:
15th century
Culture:
Italian and French
Medium:
Silk, wool, linen,
Dimensions:
From center back neck to hem, with fringe: 55 1/4 x 168 3/4 in. (circumference of hem) (140.3 x 428.6 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Ecclesiastical
Credit Line:
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.1.1841
Not on view
Robert Lehman, New York
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