Fragment

A work made of silk, gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped linen, warp-float faced 2:1 twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound by secondary binding warps in weft-float faced 1:3 twill interlacings; left selvage present.
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  • A work made of silk, gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped linen, warp-float faced 2:1 twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound by secondary binding warps in weft-float faced 1:3 twill interlacings; left selvage present.

Date:

14th century

Artist:

Italy

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Title

Fragment

Origin

Lucca

Date

1325–1375

Medium

Silk, gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped linen, warp-float faced 2:1 twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound by secondary binding warps in weft-float faced 1:3 twill interlacings; left selvage present

Dimensions

30.8 x 26.1 cm (12 1/8 x 10 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John V. Farwell, III

Reference Number

1962.458

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