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Fragment (Italy), late 16th–early 17th century

This is a Fragment. It is dated late 16th–early 17th century and we acquired it in 1921. Its medium is silk and its technique is cut and uncut supplementary warp pile (velvet). It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 22 x 9.2 cm (8 11/16 x 3 5/8 in.)

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Fragment (Italy), late 16th–early 17th century; silk; H x W: 22 x 9.2 cm (8 11/16 x 3 5/8 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1921-22-55

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