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France, Lyon

Fragments, c. 1725

Silk, plain weave of two color complementary ground wefts self-patterned by areas of 3:1 twill interlacings
a: 105 x 21.8 cm (41 3/8 x 8 5/8 in.)
b: 96 x 25.3 cm (37 3/4 x 10 in.)
Warp repeat: 44.5-48.2 cm (17 1/2-19 in.)

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society, 1895.132a-b




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