Brocade

Spanish (Arabic)
14th–15th century


Dimensions

11 x 22 cm (4 5/16 x 8 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.22 x 0.11

Accession Number

27.155

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Design of interlacing yellow bands. The intervening spaces woven with blue, red, and white silk.

Provenance

Probably acquired in Spain by Adolfo Loewi, Venice; 1927, gift of Loewi to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 3, 1927)

Credit Line

Gift of Adolfo Loewi