This object has no known copyright, and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

See more objects with the color darkkhaki dimgrey dimgrey tan or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1938

  • We acquired this object.

2014

2019

  • You found it!

Fragment (Italy), 14th century

This is a Fragment. It is dated 14th century and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is silk, linen wound with silvered goldbeater's skin and its technique is plain weave with supplementary wefts. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

79 x 27 cm (31 1/8 x 10 5/8 in. )

Cite this object as

Fragment (Italy), 14th century; silk, linen wound with silvered goldbeater's skin; 79 x 27 cm (31 1/8 x 10 5/8 in. ); 1938-84-1

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18355539/ |title=Fragment (Italy), 14th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=18 June 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>