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Double twill

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Provenance

1939, Adolfo Loewi, Venice [see note 1]; 1939, sold by Loewi to the MFA for $1500. (Accession Date: March 9, 1939) NOTES: [1] Dr. Emil Pollak had a 50% share in the textile.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Italian (Lucca), 14th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

75 x 57 cm (29 1/2 x 22 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

39.539

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles