Epitrachelion (Stole)

Artist/maker unknown, Moldavian?

Possibly made in Moldavia, Europe

Mid- to late 16th century

Silk satin weave, gold and silver wire and metal wrapped silk embroidery in satin, outline, encroaching satin, split, herringbone ladder, flat, padded satin, straight and underside couching stitches; silk fringe tassels

Includes fringe: 9 feet 9 inches × 5 1/4 inches (297.2 × 13.3 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Costume and Textiles

* Gallery 271, Costume and Textiles, second floor

Accession Number:
Inv. 2196

Credit Line:
John G. Johnson Collection, 1917

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