Fragment (From an Orphrey Band)

A work made of silk and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped linen, warp-float faced satin weave with 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 satin weave with twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts.

Date:

15th century

Artist:

Italy

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Title

Fragment (From an Orphrey Band)

Origin

Italy

Date

1401–1500

Medium

Silk and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped linen, warp-float faced satin weave with twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts

Dimensions

31.5 × 35.8 cm (12 3/8 × 14 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society

Reference Number

1895.630

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