Textile fragment

Italian
second half of 14th century


Object Place: Lucca, Italy

Dimensions

51.3 x 61.6 cm (20 3/16 x 24 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

30.654

Medium or Technique

Silk and gold-metallic thread; lampas

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment with faded orange silk ground patterned with gold-metallic yarns with basilisks and griffins with lions and dogs issuing from conventionalized castles

Credit Line

Arthur Mason Knapp Fund