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Fragments (Italy), 16th century

This is a Fragments. It is dated 16th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is silk, metallic and its technique is supplementary warp pile in a plain weave foundation (velvet) with metallic brocading. It is a part of the Textiles department.

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

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Fragments (Italy), 16th century; silk, metallic; Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-387-a/c

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18130829/ |title=Fragments (Italy), 16th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=27 May 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>