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A work made of silk, warp-float faced 4:1 satin weave with three color supplementary pile warps forming cut voided velvet.
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  • A work made of silk, warp-float faced 4:1 satin weave with three color supplementary pile warps forming cut voided velvet.

Date:

15th century

Artist:

Italy

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Title

Fragment

Origin

Italy

Date

Made 1401–1500

Medium

Silk, warp-float faced 4:1 satin weave with three color supplementary pile warps forming cut voided velvet

Dimensions

49.7 × 61.9 cm (19 1/2 × 24 3/8 in.) Weft repeat: 19.2 cm (7 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mrs. Walter Byron Smith

Reference Number

1952.255

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