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Italy

Fragment, Mid-17th century

Silk, plain weave with supplementary patterning warps and supplementary pile warps forming cut, uncut, and voided velvet
20.6 x 22.5 cm (8 1/8 x 8 7/8 in.)
Repeat: 6.3 x 7.3 cm (2 1/2 x 2 7/8 in.)

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society, 1895.854




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