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Fragment (Spain), 13th century

This is a Fragment. It is dated 13th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is silk and its technique is complementary weft faced twill with inner warps (samite). It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

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

Its dimensions are

H x W: 30.2 × 16.2 cm (11 7/8 × 6 3/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Fragment (Spain), 13th century; Previously owned by Francisco Miquel y Badia (Spanish, 1840 - 1899); silk; H x W: 30.2 × 16.2 cm (11 7/8 × 6 3/8 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-214

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