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Cuffs, clavus and roundels

Eastern Mediterranean


Dimensions

Height x width (a): 12 3/8 x 17 1/8 in. (31.5 x 43.5 cm) Height x width (b): 12 x 17 1/8 in. (30.5 x 43.5 cm) Legacy dimension (c): .711 x .088 Legacy dimension (d): .23 x .255 Legacy dimension (e): .191 x .178

Accession Number

01.8339a-e

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Designs show Byzantine influence. Sewed on brownish yellow woolen cloth; warp threads of natural colored linen, woof threads of red, blue, buff, light green, dark green, and orange colored wools; borders with scale pattern; designs of main fields, figures in medallions, animals, baskets of fruit, etc.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund