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Fragment

Textile fragment, light brown background with darker patterning of wide vine-line forms with leaves and flourishes, outlined in red thread.
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  • Textile fragment, light brown background with darker patterning of wide vine-line forms with leaves and flourishes, outlined in red thread.

Date:

1450/1500

Artist:

Italy

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Fragment

Origin

Italy

Date

Made 1450–1500

Medium

Silk, plain weave with supplementary silk facing wefts, secondary binding warps tying supplementary gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk patterning and brocading wefts forming weft loops in areas and supplementary pile warps forming cut voided velvet

Dimensions

49.5 × 38.5 cm (19 1/2 × 15 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society

Reference Number

1895.634

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