About This Artwork

England, Opus Anglicanum

Fragment (From an Orphrey Band), 1400/50

Linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk and gilt-metal-silk-wrapped silk in split and stem stitches; laid work and couching.
31.2 x 18.6 cm (12 1/4 x 7 1/4 in.)

Grace R. Smith Textile Endowment, 1995.385




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