About This Artwork

Italy

Fragment, c. 1600

Silk and gold gilt strips, plain weave with supplementary patterning wefts and supplementary pile warps forming cut, uncut, and voided velvet
26 x 17.4 cm (10 1/4 x 6 7/8 in.)

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society, 1895.781




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