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Fragment
Fragment
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Velvet
Dimensions:
27.9 x 11.4 cm (11 x 4 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1949.82
Acquisition Date:
1949-12-29
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Herbert Lawrence

Red palmettes on gold background. See notes on this type of patterning on 1949.79. Examples in Storia dei Tessuti d'Arte in Italia by Podreider, figs. 252-255, p.255. Compare this piece to Fig. 256. See also "Tessuti Italiani del Rinascimento", National Museum of Bargello, pp.126-127, Figue 51.