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Fragment, 16th–17th century

This is a Fragment. It is dated 16th–17th century and we acquired it in 1962. Its medium is silk and its technique is cut and uncut supplementary warp pile (velvet) in a woven foundation. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf (American, 1887–1961). It is credited Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf.

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Fragment, 16th–17th century; silk; Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf; 1962-56-132

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