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Fragment

probably 14th–15th century


Dimensions

75 x 39.5 cm (29 1/2 x 15 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

40.51

Medium or Technique

Silk; weaving

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment of silk weaving with small motifs repeating separately in each row-spots, flowers with 2 leaves, cartouches. Wefts-red, blue, metallic yarns. Field of natural white plain weave silk. Border stripe in red with metallic brocading yarn.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund