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Fragment

This is a Fragment. It is dated 16th–17th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is silk, metallics and its technique is supplementary warp forming raised cut pile on a foundation of plain weave faced with metallic supplementary wefts. 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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Fragment; Previously owned by Antonio Vivês y Escudero (Spanish, 1859–1925) ; silk, metallics; Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-526

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