Silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, satin weave with supplementary brocading wefts bound by main warps in a twill interlacing and supplementary pile warps forming cut, voided velvet
107.6 × 27.8 cm (42 3/8 × 11 in.); Warp repeat: H.: 72.2 cm (28 3/8 in.)
Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society
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The Art Institute of Chicago, Sumptuous Velvets from the Permanent Collection, March 1- June 1, 1980
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