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Italy

Orphrey Band (Depicting the Resurrection), 15th/16th century

Silk, warp-float faced 4:1 satin weave with weft-float faced 3:1 'Z' twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts
118.5 x 22.2 cm (46 5/8 x 8 3/4 in.)
Warp repeat: 33.7 cm (13 1/4 in.)

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson, 1914.658




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