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Coarse heavy linen with a design of conventional and geometric animals, birds, human and fantastic figures, flowers, etc. arranged in bands. Woven with natural dark wool, pink, blue, green and neutral yellow cotton, neutral yellow, yellowish green silk, and a little tarnished metal thread. Bound...

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Provenance

Purchased

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund

Sardinian,

Dimensions

296 x 68 cm (116 9/16 x 26 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.68 x 2.96

Accession Number

25.587

Medium or Technique

Linen, cotton, wool, and silk; weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles