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Ground: fine cream linen cloth; coarser cloth sewed to bottom. Design: 3 tapestry bands separated by stripe of ground material; woven in yellow, blue, pink, black and green silk and cream linen. Central band: (.045 wide) yellow guilloche enclosing blue and pink bird and palmette on cream ovals....

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Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund

first half of 12th century

Dimensions

Height x width: 12 9/16 x 13 1/16 in. (31.9 x 33.2 cm)

Accession Number

30.674

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles