About This Artwork

Hispano-Islamic
Spain, Almeria

Fragment from Chasuble of San Valero, 13th century

Silk and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped silk, weft-faced three-color complementary weft plain weave with inner warps
20.1 x 15.7 cm (7 7/8 x 6 1/4 in.)
Repeat: 6.4 x 5 cm (2 1/2 x 2 in.)

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society, 1916.379




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