Silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, warp-float faced 4:1 satin weave with supplementary brocading wefts forming weft loops in areas and with supplementary pile warps forming cut voided velvet
78.5 × 22 cm (30 7/8 × 8 5/8 in.)
Warp repeat: 43.5-.8 cm (17 1/8-1/4 in.)
Art Institute of Chicago Purchase Fund
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Otto von Falke. Decorative Silks (New York : W. Helburn, 1936), fig. 494.
The Art Institute of Chicago, Agnes Allerton Gallery, Sumptuous Velvets from the Permanent Collection,
March 1–June 1, 1980
The Art Institute of Chicago, Elizabeth F. Cheney and Agnes Allerton Textile Galleries, Renaissance Velvets and Silks, December 18, 2002–April 13, 2003
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