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Length of brocaded velvet
Length of brocaded velvet
Date:
1500–1550
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk, Metallic Thread; Cut, Voided Velvet With Supplementary-weft Patterning (discontinuous Wefts)
Dimensions:
147.3 x 62.2 cm (58 x 24 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1934.3.224
Acquisition Date:
1934-06-07
Credit Line:

Gift of Archer M. Huntington

Red and green with pomegranate design. See a similar textile in Catalogue d'Etoffes Anciennes & Modernes, I. Errera, plate 159b, p. 159.