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Fragment of embroidery

Fragment with incomplete roundel enclosing a lion; small repeating U-shape motifs sewn with 2 bands of yellow/gold. Gilt yarns embroidered on green silk.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund

European, probably 12th century

Object Place

Europe

Accession Number

50.655

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles