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Ground: light neutral silk (warp and weft). Design: pairs of birds in large and small medallions formed by interlacing horizontal and vertical ribbons woven with pinkish red silk weft tied by light neutral silk warp (4, 2, 2, 4). The birds heads in larger medallions woven (broché) with worn and...

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Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund

Spanish, probably 13th century

Dimensions

11 x 16 cm (4 5/16 x 6 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .16 x .11

Accession Number

30.775

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles