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Weaving fragment

On a ground of blue linen, a design of birds affronted separated by tall trees, woven with red wool, and bands small white floral forms woven with cotton. Much worn and faded.

Provenance

Purchased

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund

Italian, 15th century

Accession Number

27.475

Medium or Technique

Wool, cotton, and linen

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles