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Medium:
Medium: silk Technique: embroidered on satin weave; edged with cording and trimmed with silk tassels
Dimensions:
H x W: 19.4 x 21 cm (7 5/8 x 8 1/4 in.)
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Badge
Date:
17th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Red satin cardinal's hat with yellow satin frame for blue satin shield between tassels of hat. Shield divided by white satin Maltese cross into four parts each having a black eagle embroidered in silk. Smaller red satin shield in centre with white embroidered griffin gazing at sun. Backed with linen.
Credit Line:
Gift of Raimundo de Madrazo
Accession Number:
1898-1-7
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq408d9cbf9-f456-451e-8f02-0147c2a9d8a4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1898-1-7