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A work made of silk and gilt-metal strips, plain weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound by main warps in plain interlacing.
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  • A work made of silk and gilt-metal strips, plain weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound by main warps in plain interlacing.

Date:

16th century

Artist:

Italy

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Fragment

Place

Italy (Object made in)

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Made 1501–1600

Medium

Silk and gilt-metal strips, plain weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound by main warps in plain interlacing

Dimensions

78.4 × 57.8 cm (30 7/8 × 22 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Mr. and Mrs. John V. Farwell III

Reference Number

1973.308

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