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Fragment

A work made of silk and gilt-animal-substrate wrapped linen, warp-float faced 2:1 twill weave with weft-float faced 1:2 's' twill weave interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts; left selvage present.
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  • A work made of silk and gilt-animal-substrate wrapped linen, warp-float faced 2:1 twill weave with weft-float faced 1:2 's' twill weave interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts; left selvage present.

Date:

1401/50

Artist:

Italy

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Fragment

Origin

Venice

Date

Made 1401–1450

Medium

Silk and gilt-animal-substrate wrapped linen, warp-float faced 2:1 twill weave with weft-float faced 1:2 's' twill weave interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts; left selvage present

Dimensions

61.2 × 46.3 cm (24 1/8 × 18 1/4 in.) Repeat: 54.3 × 28.5 cm (21 3/4 × 11 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles H. Worcester

Reference Number

1940.926

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