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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.

This object was donated by Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 43.8 x 42.8 cm (17 1/4 x 16 7/8 in. )

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Cope Hood (Spain), 17th century; 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

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