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Fragment with blue satin ground patterned in gold-metallic thread wtih medallion enclosing two griffins drinking from a fountain

Provenance

Städtisches Kunstmuseum, Düsseldorf. By 1934, Dr. H. Burg, Haarlem, the Netherlands; 1935, sold by Dr. H. Burg to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 7, 1935)

Credit Line

1931 Purchase Fund

Italian, 14th–15th century

Object Place

Italy (probably)

Dimensions

29.1 x 19.5 cm (11 7/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

35.76

Medium or Technique

Silk and gold-metallic thread

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles