Fragment

A work made of silk and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped linen, warp-float faced 4:1 satin weave with supplementary patterning and brocading wefts bound by secondary binding warps in plain and twill interlacings.
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  • A work made of silk and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped linen, warp-float faced 4:1 satin weave with supplementary patterning and brocading wefts bound by secondary binding warps in plain and twill interlacings.

Date:

1350–1400

Artist:

Italy (Possibly Spain)

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Title

Fragment

Origin

Italy

Date

1301–1400

Medium

Silk and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped linen, warp-float faced 4:1 satin weave with supplementary patterning and brocading wefts bound by secondary binding warps in plain and twill interlacings

Dimensions

31.5 x 33.3 cm (12 3/8 x 13 1/8 in.) Repeat: 21.8 x 18.3 cm (8 5/8 x 7 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mrs. Walter Byron Smith

Reference Number

1947.330

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