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Medium:
Medium: silk, flat metal foil, metallic thread on silk core Technique: plain compound weave
Dimensions:
H x W: 18.5 × 18.5 cm (7 5/16 × 7 5/16 in.)
Type:
woven textiles
Textile
Made in:
Italy or Spain
Date:
17th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Small stylized symmetrical bud-and-leaf repeat in long floats and silver pattern weft, closely set on deep blue weft-ribbed ground. Alternate blue wefts accompanied by flat silver foil thread.
Accession Number:
1953-162-65
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4c1384932-78a9-4a3a-b036-7f7a0cfe73f0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1953-162-65