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Textile fragment

White satin ground, woven with narrow strips of silver. The design consists of interlacing bands enclosing crosses and cherubim, and is woven with yellow, pink and brown silk, and gold thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian or Spanish, 16th century

Object Place

Italy or Spain

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk satin brocaded with silk and metallic threads and silver strips


Textiles and Fashion Arts