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Irregular long fragment, probably part of a vestment

Tomato-red ground with pattern in yelow-green, diasper weave; brocaded with gold. Shows parts of roundels framed with wide vine and acanthus leaf border, enclosing pairs of addorsed griffons, flanking a conventionalj tree, turning their heads toward one another. Interspaces filled with vines and...

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Credit Line

John Wheelock Eliot Fund et al

Probably Spanish, 14th–15th century

Object Place

Spain

Accession Number

51.730

Medium or Technique

Brocade, diasper weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles