Fragment

A work made of silk and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped linen, warp-float faced 2:1 's' twill weave with weft-float faced 1:3 's' twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts.
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  • A work made of silk and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped linen, warp-float faced 2:1 's' twill weave with weft-float faced 1:3 's' twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts.

Date:

1401/25

Artist:

Italy

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Title

Fragment

Origin

Italy

Date

1401–1425

Medium

Silk and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped linen, warp-float faced 2:1 'S' twill weave with weft-float faced 1:3 'S' twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts

Dimensions

50.7 x 43.9 cm (20 x 17 1/4 in.) Repeat: 45.8 x 22.2 cm (18 x 8 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

1962.461

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