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Marienmantel des Meßornats des Ordens vom Goldenen Vlies (Pluviale)

um 1425/1440



Marienmantel des Meßornats des Ordens vom Goldenen Vlies (Pluviale)

The embroidered shield on the back of the Cope of the Virgin Mary shows the Mother of God (the shield give the cope its name), while the orphreys are ornamented with embroidered pictures of Apostles and prophets. With the exceptions of the angels, all the figures displayed on the cope's semicircular surface are female saints.

Location: Kaiserliche Schatzkammer Wien Raum 16

Object data

Object Name

Parament; Textil; Liturgisches Gewand




um 1425/1440


Starker Leinengrund; an den Gewändern das Rahmenwerk aus rotem Samt und Goldborten; Gold-, Perlen, Samt- und Seidenstickerei (Nadelmalerei, Lasurtechnik) (Textil)


L. 164 cm, B. 330 cm

Image rights

Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, Kunstkammer

Inv. No.

Kunstkammer, 21

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