Skip to Content

To best protect the health and safety of our community, the museum is temporarily closed. Learn more.

Fragment from the Mantle of Don Felipe

A work made of silk and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped silk, bands of plain weave with inner warps and complementary weft plain weave with inner warps.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

Image actions

  • A work made of silk and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped silk, bands of plain weave with inner warps and complementary weft plain weave with inner warps.

Date:

1275/1300

Artist:

Spain (Villalcázar de Sirga)

About this artwork

Currently Off View

Textiles

Culture

Islamic

Title

Fragment from the Mantle of Don Felipe

Origin

Villalcázar de Sirga

Date

Made 1275–1300

Medium

Silk and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped silk, bands of plain weave with inner warps and complementary weft plain weave with inner warps

Inscriptions

Kufic inscription (translation): Blessing

Dimensions

33.9 x 12.1 cm (13 3/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mrs. Chauncey B. Borland

Reference Number

1950.1150

Extended information about this artwork

Object information is a work in progress and may be updated as new research findings emerge. To help improve this record, please email . Information about image downloads and licensing is available here.

Share

Sign up for our enewsletter to receive updates.

Learn more

Image actions

Share