Fragment

A work made of silk and gilt-metal strip, plain weave with supplementary facing wefts and supplementary pile warps forming cut and uncut voided velvet.
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  • A work made of silk and gilt-metal strip, plain weave with supplementary facing wefts and supplementary pile warps forming cut and uncut voided velvet.

Date:

c. 1400

Artist:

Italy, Lucca

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Title

Fragment

Origin

Lucca

Date

1390–1410

Medium

Silk and gilt-metal strip, plain weave with supplementary facing wefts and supplementary pile warps forming cut and uncut voided velvet

Dimensions

34.6 x 17.1 cm (13 5/8 x 6 3/4 in.) Warp repeat: 18.6 cm (7 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mr. and Mrs. John V. Farwell III

Reference Number

1991.554

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