Fragment

A work made of silk and gilt animal substrate wrapped silk, weft-faced three and four color complementary weft plain weave with inner warps and areas of detached plain weave of inner warps and complementary ground wefts (red).
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  • A work made of silk and gilt animal substrate wrapped silk, weft-faced three and four color complementary weft plain weave with inner warps and areas of detached plain weave of inner warps and complementary ground wefts (red).

Date:

13th/14th century

Artist:

Spain

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Textiles

Artist

Islamic

Title

Fragment

Origin

Spain

Date

1201–1400

Medium

Silk and gilt animal substrate wrapped silk, weft-faced three and four color complementary weft plain weave with inner warps and areas of detached plain weave of inner warps and complementary ground wefts (red)

Dimensions

10.3 x 13.2 cm (4 1/8 x 5 1/8 in.) Repeat: 8 x 8 cm (3 1/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mrs. Walter Byron Smith

Reference Number

1950.1

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