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Fragment (Italy)

This is a Fragment. It is dated 1401–25 and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is silk, metallic and its technique is cut supplementary warp loops in 4&1 satin foundation with brocaded wefts bound in 2/1 twill by supplementary warps. It is a part of the Textiles department.

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

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Fragment (Italy); Previously owned by Francisco Miquel y Badía (Spanish, 1840–1899); silk, metallic; Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-876-a/g

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