Cope: silk warp-float faced 4/1 satin weave with linen plain weave lining.
Orphrey: linen plain weave with silk and gilt- and silvered- metal strip wrapped silk in satin and split stitches, laid work, couching, and padded couching. Fringe: silk, gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk. Lining: cotton plain weave.
Hood: linen plain weave embroidered with silk, gilt- and silvered- metal-strip-wrapped silk, and silvered-metal strips and coils , couching and couching padded with hemp; metal spangles. Fringe: silk plain weave. Lining: linen plain weave.
56 x 185 in. (circumference of hem) (142.2 x 469.9 cm)
Artist: Designed by Bernard van Orley (Netherlandish, Brussels ca. 1492–1541/42 Brussels)Date: ca. 1524–46 (design), ca. 1525–28 (woven)Medium: Wool, silk, silver-gilt thread.Accession: 1975.1.1915On view in:Gallery 959