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Textile fragment

Italian or Spanish
16th century


Object Place: Italy or Spain

Dimensions

Height x width: 26 x 10.5 cm (10 1/4 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

99.170

Medium or Technique

Silk satin brocaded with silk and metallic threads and silver strips

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White satin ground, woven with narrow strips of silver. The design consists of interlacing bands enclosing crosses and cherubim, and is woven with yellow, pink and brown silk, and gold thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection