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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 1954. Its medium is silk, metallic and its technique is velvet. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Richard Cranch Greenleaf (American, 1887–1961). It is credited Gift of Richard C. Greenleaf.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 54.5 × 18 cm (21 7/16 × 7 1/16 in.)

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Fragment (Italy), late 16th–early 17th century; silk, metallic; H x W: 54.5 × 18 cm (21 7/16 × 7 1/16 in.); Gift of Richard C. Greenleaf; 1954-167-20-a

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