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Fragment. Ground: irregular warp twill on satin, warp and weft light neutral greenish yellow silk. Design: symmetrically arranged palmettes on slender stems and a small lion woven (lancé) with neutral yellowish green and a little white silk with a pair of birds and the center of one palmette...

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Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Italian,

Dimensions

9 x 16.5 cm (3 9/16 x 6 1/2 in.); Legacy dimension: .165 x .09

Accession Number

32.92

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; compound weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles