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Fragment (Spain)

This is a Fragment. It is dated 17th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is silk, metallic thread and its technique is supplementary warp in plain weave foundation (velvet), uncut and voided. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by John Pierpont Morgan. It is credited Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 33.7 x 27.3 cm (13 1/4 x 10 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Fragment (Spain); Previously owned by Antonio Vivês y Escudero (Spanish, 1859–1925) ; silk, metallic thread; Warp x Weft: 33.7 x 27.3 cm (13 1/4 x 10 3/4 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-756

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