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Orphrey Band, 15th/16th century

Linen, silk, gold wire, integrated compound-weave of warp-float faced satin weave and warp-float faced twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts
116.3 x 25.7 cm (45 3/4 x 10 1/8 in.)

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society, 1914.659

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