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Two fragments

probably Italian
17th century


Dimensions

Height x width (a): 14.5 x 9 cm (5 11/16 x 3 9/16 in.) Height x width (b): 6 5/16 x 2 15/16 in. (16 x 7.5 cm)

Accession Number

30.658a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: corded red silk (warp covers heavier weft). Design: parts of jars of flowers, birds, etc., woven with gold (gilded silver wound on yellow silk). Red and yellow selvedge along one side of each fragment.

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund