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Spain

Fragment, 17th century

Silk and silvered- and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk (frisé), warp-float faced satin weave with supplementary patterning wefts and supplementary brocading wefts
45.1 x 24.4 cm (17 3/4 x 9 5/8 in.)
Repeat: 4.1 x 3.5 cm (1 5/8 x 1 3/8 in.)

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society, 1895.682




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