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Fragment, 16th century

This is a Fragment. It is dated 16th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is silk, metallic and its technique is raised supplementary warp forming pile in a 4&1 satin foundation with supplementary weft. 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

H x W: 112.2 x 28.5 cm (44 3/16 x 11 1/4 in.)

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Fragment, 16th century; silk, metallic; H x W: 112.2 x 28.5 cm (44 3/16 x 11 1/4 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-988

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