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Fragment

A work made of silk, gold and silver gilt strips wound around silk fiber core, plain weave with supplementary patterning and brocading weft tied in twill interlacing polychrome.
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  • A work made of silk, gold and silver gilt strips wound around silk fiber core, plain weave with supplementary patterning and brocading weft tied in twill interlacing polychrome.

Date:

17th century

Artist:

France or Italy

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Title

Fragment

Origin

Italy

Date

Made 1601–1700

Medium

Silk, gold and silver gilt strips wound around silk fiber core, plain weave with supplementary patterning and brocading weft tied in twill interlacing polychrome

Dimensions

73 × 54.8 cm (28 3/4 × 21 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Mr. and Mrs. Martin A. Ryerson Collection

Reference Number

1937.1211

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