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Fragment
Fragment
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Cut Velvet
Dimensions:
61 cm (24 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1949.79
Acquisition Date:
1949-12-29
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Herbert Lawrence

Matches 1949.83
Such small regular repeat patterns are typical of the period 1550-1650. See similar in European Textiles in the Keir Collection, Monique and Donald King, No. 129; also the diagrams in Baroque and Rococo Silks by Thornton, B(i) - B(iv) and examples in Storia dei Tessuti d'Arte in Italia by Podreider, figs. 252-255, p. 225.