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Piece of border

Yellow satin ground with incomplete symmetrical design of central urn having scrolling stems bearing pomegranates springing out to either side; design woven in deep red cut pile outlined with uncut pile.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund

Spanish or Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Velvet, satin


Textiles and Fashion Arts