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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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John Wheelock Eliot Fund et al

Probably Spanish, 14th–15th century

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Brocade, diasper weave


Textiles and Fashion Arts