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A work made of silk, gold gilt strip wound around linen fiber core, intergrated compound-weave of warp-float faced satin weave and twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts.
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  • A work made of silk, gold gilt strip wound around linen fiber core, intergrated compound-weave of warp-float faced satin weave and twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts.

Date:

15th century

Artist:

Italy, probably Florence

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Origin

Italy

Date

1401–1500

Medium

Silk, gold gilt strip wound around linen fiber core, intergrated compound-weave of warp-float faced satin weave and twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts

Dimensions

5.4 x 21.2 cm (2 1/8 x 8 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Else Regensteiner

Reference Number

1946.87

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