This is a Cope hood. It is dated late 17th–early 18th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is silk, metallic yarns and its technique is 4&1 satin damask with discontinuous supplementary wefts patterning (brocade). It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
John Pierpont Morgan.
It is credited
Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.
Its dimensions are
Warp x Weft: 52.1 x 50.8 cm (20 1/2 x 20 in.)
Cite this object as
Cope Hood; Previously owned by Antonio Vivês y Escudero (Spanish, 1859–1925) ; silk, metallic yarns; Warp x Weft: 52.1 x 50.8 cm (20 1/2 x 20 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-408