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Fringe (Italy), 16th century

This is a Fringe. It is dated 16th century and we acquired it in 1905. Its medium is gilt foil on silk and its technique is woven. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 32 x 2.1 cm (12 5/8 x 13/16 in.)

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Fringe (Italy), 16th century; gilt foil on silk; H x W: 32 x 2.1 cm (12 5/8 x 13/16 in.); 1905-2-63

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