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Three widths seamed together vertically. Both selvedges present on each width. Short repeat shows conventionalized birds and flowers compound woven in blue and yellow silks. Some areas slightly faded; otherwise condition good. Blue and yellow fringe at top and bottom.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund

Italian, 16th–17th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 266.7 x 50.2 cm (105 x 19 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

62.490

Medium or Technique

Silk weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles