Cope Hood (Spain), 17th century
This is a Cope hood. It is dated 17th century. Its medium is silk, metallic thread and its technique is lampas (two interconnected structures: 4&1 satin plus 2/2 twill; metallic wefts bound on the front in 1/3 twill by the twill warp). It is a part of the Textiles department.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 43.8 x 42.8 cm (17 1/4 x 16 7/8 in. )
Cite this object as
Cope Hood (Spain), 17th century; Previously owned by James Jackson Jarves (American, 1818 - 1888); silk, metallic thread; H x W: 43.8 x 42.8 cm (17 1/4 x 16 7/8 in. ); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1896-1-75