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Fragment: narrow bands forming vertical ogee, interwoven with horizontal bands to form alternate rows of large and small roundels. In larger roundels: two musicians, playing on flat drums, seated face to face on low platform, with hanging lamp between. In smaller roundels: interlacing geometric...

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Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross collection; gift to MFA, 1928.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

13th century

Dimensions

Height x width: 11.5 x 11 cm (4 1/2 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.525

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles