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Medallion

A work made of silk, satin weave over paper; embroidered in silk floss, metal thread (strip wrapped on silk core); appliqued in silk, satin weave.
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  • A work made of silk, satin weave over paper; embroidered in silk floss, metal thread (strip wrapped on silk core); appliqued in silk, satin weave.

Date:

17th century

Artist:

Italy

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Title

Medallion

Origin

Italy

Date

Made 1601–1700

Medium

Silk, satin weave over paper; embroidered in silk floss, metal thread (strip wrapped on silk core); appliqued in silk, satin weave

Dimensions

12.1 × 16.5 cm (4 3/4 × 6 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society

Reference Number

1895.889

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