Fragment

A work made of silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, warp-float faced warp chevron twill weave with plain interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning and brocading wefts.
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  • A work made of silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, warp-float faced warp chevron twill weave with plain interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning and brocading wefts.

Date:

13th/14th century

Artist:

Spain or Italy

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Title

Fragment

Origin

Italy

Date

1201–1400

Medium

Silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, warp-float faced warp chevron twill weave with plain interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning and brocading wefts

Dimensions

22.95 x 30.4 cm (9 x 12 in.) Weft repeat: 14.3 cm (5 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Chauncey B. Borland

Reference Number

1958.521a

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