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Two Fragments, 16th century

Silk, warp-float faced satin weave with supplementary pile warps forming cut, uncut and voided velvet
a: 16.4 x 12.6 cm (6 1/2 x 5 in.)
b: 15.5 x 13.7 cm (6 1/8 x 5 3/8 in.)

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society, 1895.759a-b

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