Sep 8, 2017
Jun 29, 2005
Sep 8, 2017

Silk Fragment

Silk Fragment

1350–99

Silk and gold thread; lampas weave

Overall: 20.3 x 40.6 cm (8 x 16 in.); Mounted: 30.5 x 50.8 cm (12 x 20 in.)

Dudley P. Allen Fund 1940.1193

Location

Description

This fragment depicts parallel undulating vines with large peonies with yellow centers, smaller peonies with blue centers, and clusters of flowers.

See also
Collection: 
Textiles
Department: 
Textiles
Type of artwork: 
Textile
Credit line: 
Dudley P. Allen Fund

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