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Panel Depicting Madonna and Child

A work made of hemp, plain weave; appliquéd with silk, gilt-metal strip and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, plain weave and oblique interlaced tapes; embroidered with wool in cross, reverse tent and tent stitches.
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  • A work made of hemp, plain weave; appliquéd with silk, gilt-metal strip and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, plain weave and oblique interlaced tapes; embroidered with wool in cross, reverse tent and tent stitches.

Date:

16th century

Artist:

Switzerland

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Title

Panel Depicting Madonna and Child

Origin

Switzerland

Date

Made 1501–1600

Medium

Hemp, plain weave; appliquéd with silk, gilt-metal strip and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, plain weave and oblique interlaced tapes; embroidered with wool in cross, reverse tent and tent stitches

Dimensions

51.15 x 77.8 cm (20 1/8 x 30 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Grace R. Smith Textile Endowment

Reference Number

1997.180

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