Coif

A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk, silvered-metal-strip-wrapped fiber, and linen in chain and seed stitches.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk, silvered-metal-strip-wrapped fiber, and linen in chain and seed stitches.

Date:

16th century

Artist:

England

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Title

Coif

Origin

England

Date

1501–1600

Medium

Linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk, silvered-metal-strip-wrapped fiber, and linen in chain and seed stitches

Dimensions

19.2 × 37 cm (7 1/2 × 14 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Chauncey B. Borland

Reference Number

1945.160

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