Fragment

A work made of silk and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped linen, warp-float faced twill weave with supplementary patterning and brocading wefts bound by secondary binding warps in plain interlacing.
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  • A work made of silk and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped linen, warp-float faced twill weave with supplementary patterning and brocading wefts bound by secondary binding warps in plain interlacing.

Date:

14th century

Artist:

Italy

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Title

Fragment

Origin

Italy

Date

1301–1400

Medium

Silk and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped linen, warp-float faced twill weave with supplementary patterning and brocading wefts bound by secondary binding warps in plain interlacing

Dimensions

18.3 x 11.7 cm (7 1/4 x 4 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Art Institute of Chicago Purchase Fund

Reference Number

1907.543a

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