Fragment (From an Orphrey Band)

A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk and gilt- and silvered-metal-strip-wrapped silk in bullion, satin and split stitches; couching and padded couching.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk and gilt- and silvered-metal-strip-wrapped silk in bullion, satin and split stitches; couching and padded couching.

Date:

14th century

Artist:

Possibly After work by Naddo Ceccharelli (Italian, active 14th century)
Italy, Sienna

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Artist

Naddo Ceccharelli

Title

Fragment (From an Orphrey Band)

Origin

Italy

Date

1301–1400

Medium

Linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk and gilt- and silvered-metal-strip-wrapped silk in bullion, satin and split stitches; couching and padded couching

Dimensions

49.5 x 15.6 cm (19 1/2 x 6 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Samuel P. Avery Endowment

Reference Number

1968.781

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