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Textile (Italy)

This is a Textile. We acquired it in 1902. Its medium is silk, gilded parchment wound around linen core and its technique is two interconnected structures: 4&1 satin and weft faced plain weave (lampas). It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by John Pierpont Morgan.

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Textile (Italy); silk, gilded parchment wound around linen core; 1902-1-271-a/d

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