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Fragment of border

Warp: wool. Weft: wool and silk. Design: a swag of fruit and flowers, a child and two birds woven with pink, reddish orange, blue, neutral faded green and yellow, on a ground of shaded blue and reddish orange.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Flanders, 16th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Wool and Silk; tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts