About This Artwork

France or Italy

Fragment, 17th century

Silk, gold and silver gilt strips wound around silk fiber core, plain weave with supplementary patterning and brocading weft tied in twill interlacing polychrome
73 x 54.8 cm (28 3/4 x 21 1/2 in.)

Mr. and Mrs. Martin A. Ryerson Collection, 1937.1211

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