Fragment

A work made of silk and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped cotton, warp-float faced 's' 3:1 twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound by secondary binding warps in twill interlacings.
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  • A work made of silk and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped cotton, warp-float faced 's' 3:1 twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound by secondary binding warps in twill interlacings.

Date:

1350/1400

Artist:

Eastern Islamic World

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Title

Fragment

Origin

Unknown Place

Date

1350–1400

Medium

Silk and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped cotton, warp-float faced 'S' 3:1 twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound by secondary binding warps in twill interlacings

Dimensions

28.7 x 20.2 cm (11 1/4 x 8 in.) Weft repeat: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mr. and Mrs. John V. Farwell III

Reference Number

1961.1196

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