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Fragment. Ground: irregular warp twill or satin, warp and weft light neutral yellow silk. Design: couchant deer woven (broché) with tarnished metal thread (probably) gilded skin wound on linen), within enclosure surrounded by growing plants woven (lancé) with bluish green and a little yellow...

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Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Italian, 14th century

Dimensions

16.5 x 13.5 cm (6 1/2 x 5 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .135 x .165

Accession Number

32.91

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles