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Medium: Compound twill weave, silk (40)
Square Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt or Syria, Umayyad period, 8th century
1947.192CCCC0
Reliquary Bag
Spain, Mudejar, 13th century
1974.101CCCC0
Samite fragment with hunters
Eastern Iran or Central Asia
1974.98CCCC0
No image available
Iraq, Basrah, Abbasid Period, 9th Century
1982.17CCCC0
Basilisk
Byzantium, Byzantine period, 12th century
1974.99CCCC0
Fragment
Byzantium, 10th-11th century
1950.2CCCC0
Roundel with a Palmette Tree
Syria, 7th-8th century
1983.248CCCC0
Fragment of Band or Border
Syria, 6th century
1981.21CCCC0
Fragments
Iran or Iraq ?, 15th-20th century
1968.225CCCC0
Fragment
Iran or Iraq ?, 15th-20th century
1968.225.aCCCC0
Fragment
Iran or Iraq ?, 15th-20th century
1968.225.bCCCC0
Fragment
Iran or Iraq ?, 15th-20th century
1968.225.cCCCC0
Fragmentary Roundel, Segmentum from a Tunic
Syria, Akhmim, late 8th - early 9th centuries
1951.87CCCC0
Woven Band
Germany, Cologne, 14th-15th century
1918.306CCCC0
Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt or Syria, 8th-9th century
1982.296CCCC0
Textile Fragments
Spain, Mudejar, 13th century
1950.4CCCC0
Textile Fragment
Spain, Mudejar, 13th century
1950.4.aCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Spain, Mudejar, 13th century
1950.4.bCCCC0
Fragment
Iran, Safavid period, 17th century
1984.228CCCC0
Reliquary (?) Bag
Italy or Spain, 13th century
1974.102CCCC0
Fragment of a Segmentum with Palmette Tree
Syria, Umayyad or Abbasid period, 8th century
1982.292CCCC0
Fragment
Iran or Iraq ?, 12th-early 13th century
1968.226CCCC0
Fragment
Iran, Buyid period, mid-10th to mid-11th century
1968.234CCCC0
Woven Band
Germany, Cologne, 14th-15th century
1918.921CCCC0
Fragment
Iran, early 17th century
1925.993CCCC0
No image available
Iraq, Basrah, Abbasid Period, dated AH 203
1978.173CCCC0
Silk Belt
China, Liao dynasty
1995.108CCCC0
Fragments of Two Circular Segmenta
Syria, 7th-8th century
1983.264CCCC0
No image available
Syria, 7th-8th century
1983.264.aCCCC0
No image available
Syria, 7th-8th century
1983.264.bCCCC0
No image available
Syria, 7th-8th century
1983.264.cCCCC0
Fragment
Spain, Mudejar, 13th century
1948.498CCCC0
Pair of Boots
China, Northern, Liao dynasty
1992.349CCCC0
No image available
China, Northern, Liao dynasty
1992.349.1CCCC0
No image available
China, Northern, Liao dynasty
1992.349.2CCCC0
Copy of a Persian Textile
France, Lyon, 20th century
1937.585©
Textile Fragments
Spain, Mudejar, 13th century
1919.16CCCC0
Silk Fragment
Italy, 13th century
1948.500CCCC0
Object (Purpose Unknown)
China, Liao dynasty
1995.107CCCC0
Copy of a Zandaniji Silk
France, Lyon, early 20th century
1974.190©
No image available
China or Japan, 8th century
1954.70.cCCCC0
No image available
China, 8th century
1954.70.hCCCC0
No image available
China or Japan, 8th century
1954.70.nCCCC0
No image available
China, 7th - 8th century
1954.70.rCCCC0
No image available
China or Japan, 8th century
1954.70.sCCCC0
No image available
China or Japan, 8th century
1954.70.vCCCC0
No image available
China, 8th century
1954.70.yCCCC0
No image available
China or Japan, 8th century
1954.70.aaCCCC0
No image available
China or Japan, 8th century
1954.70.eeCCCC0
No image available
China or Japan, 8th century
1954.70.ggCCCC0
No image available
China or Japan, 8th century
1954.70.vvCCCC0
No image available
China, 7th - 8th century
1954.70.yyCCCC0
Orphrey Band
Italy, 15th century
1918.305CCCC0
No image available
China, Ming dynasty
1949.9CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Square Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt or Syria, Umayyad period, 8th century
1947.192Compound twill weave, silkAverage: 23.5 x 24.2 cm (9 1/4 x 9 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Reliquary Bag
Spain, Mudejar, 13th century
1974.101Compound twill weave: silkOverall: 34 x 35.9 cm (13 3/8 x 14 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Samite fragment with hunters
Eastern Iran or Central Asia
1974.98Compound twill, silkOverall: 22 x 41.8 cm (8 11/16 x 16 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
Iraq, Basrah, Abbasid Period, 9th Century
1982.17Compound twill weave, silkOverall: 66.5 x 45 cm (26 3/16 x 17 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Basilisk
Byzantium, Byzantine period, 12th century
1974.99Compound twill weave, silkOverall: 34.6 x 25.8 cm (13 5/8 x 10 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
Byzantium, 10th-11th century
1950.2Compound twill, brocaded; silk and goldOverall: 46.4 x 54.6 cm (18 1/4 x 21 1/2 in.); Mounted: 61.9 x 67 x 2.5 cm (24 3/8 x 26 3/8 x 1 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Roundel with a Palmette Tree
Syria, 7th-8th century
1983.248Compound twill weave, silkOverall: 16.5 x 15.3 cm (6 1/2 x 6 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of Band or Border
Syria, 6th century
1981.21Compound twill weave, silkOverall: 3.5 x 21 cm (1 3/8 x 8 1/4 in.)Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., for the Coralie Walker Hanna Memorial Collection by exchangeCCCC0
Fragments
Iran or Iraq ?, 15th-20th century
1968.225Compound twill weave, silkAverage: 71 x 77 cm (27 15/16 x 30 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
Iran or Iraq ?, 15th-20th century
1968.225.aCompound twill weave, silkOverall: 71 x 77 cm (27 15/16 x 30 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
Iran or Iraq ?, 15th-20th century
1968.225.bCompound twill weave, silkOverall: 25.3 x 79 cm (9 15/16 x 31 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
Iran or Iraq ?, 15th-20th century
1968.225.cCompound twill weave, silkOverall: 20.2 x 27 cm (7 15/16 x 10 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragmentary Roundel, Segmentum from a Tunic
Syria, Akhmim, late 8th - early 9th centuries
1951.87Compound twill, silkOverall: 13.2 x 12.4 cm (5 3/16 x 4 7/8 in.)Gift of Heeramaneck GalleriesCCCC0
Woven Band
Germany, Cologne, 14th-15th century
1918.306Compound twill weave, silkOverall: 40.7 x 11.5 cm (16 x 4 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt or Syria, 8th-9th century
1982.296Compound twill, silkOverall: 18 x 18.4 cm (7 1/16 x 7 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Several Fragments (Some Sewn Together)
Syria, 8th-9th century
1983.139Compound twill, silkOverall: 33 x 28 cm (13 x 11 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Textile Fragments
Spain, Mudejar, 13th century
1950.4Compound twill: silk, gold and linenAverage: 26.5 x 60.7 cm (10 7/16 x 23 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Spain, Mudejar, 13th century
1950.4.aCompound twill: silk, gold and linenOverall: 26.5 x 60.7 cm (10 7/16 x 23 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Spain, Mudejar, 13th century
1950.4.bCompound twill: silk, gold and linenOverall: 6.8 x 22 cm (2 11/16 x 8 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
Iran, Safavid period, 17th century
1984.228Compound twill, silkOverall: 25.6 x 42.3 cm (10 1/16 x 16 5/8 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Child’s Coat with Ducks in Pearl Medallions
Probably Sogdia
1996.2.1Silk: weft-faced compound twill weave (samite)Width across shoulders: 84.5 cm (33 1/4 in.); length back of neck to hem: 51.4 cm (20 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Reliquary (?) Bag
Italy or Spain, 13th century
1974.102Compound twill weave, silkOverall: 11.5 x 10.5 cm (4 1/2 x 4 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Segmentum with Palmette Tree
Syria, Umayyad or Abbasid period, 8th century
1982.292Compound twill, silkOverall: 7.5 x 8.9 cm (2 15/16 x 3 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
Iran or Iraq ?, 12th-early 13th century
1968.226Compound twill weave, silkOverall: 29.2 x 35.5 cm (11 1/2 x 14 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Silk Fragment:  David (or Samson) killing the Lion
Byzantium, 7th - 8th century
1974.97Compound twill weave, silkOverall: 8.6 x 4.8 cm (3 3/8 x 1 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragments with Eight-Pointed Star (Two Pieces)
Iran ?, 12th century
1966.137Compound twill weave, silkOverall: 70.2 x 54.6 cm (27 5/8 x 21 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Werner AbeggCCCC0
Fragment
Iran, Buyid period, mid-10th to mid-11th century
1968.234Compound tabby and broken twill weave; silkOverall: 55.2 x 64.7 cm (21 3/4 x 25 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Woven Band
Germany, Cologne, 14th-15th century
1918.921Compound twill weave; linen, silk, gold threadOverall: 46.4 x 8 cm (18 1/4 x 3 1/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Ornament from a Tunic, Two Fragments Joined as One
Syria, 8th century
1959.121Compound twill, silkOverall: 9.5 x 7.8 cm (3 3/4 x 3 1/16 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Fragment
Iran, early 17th century
1925.993Compound twill; silk on silver metallic groundOverall: 22.3 x 17.8 cm (8 3/4 x 7 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Silk Fragment with Aligned Parrots, Part of a Tunic
Syria, 5th century
1950.520Compound twill weave, silkOverall: 16.2 x 13 cm (6 3/8 x 5 1/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
No image available
Iraq, Basrah, Abbasid Period, dated AH 203
1978.173Compound twill weave, silkOverall: 64.7 x 27.5 cm (25 1/2 x 10 13/16 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Silk Belt
China, Liao dynasty
1995.108Compound twill weave, silkOverall: 24.3 x 197.5 cm (9 9/16 x 77 3/4 in.)Gift of Lisbet HolmesCCCC0
Fragments of Two Circular Segmenta
Syria, 7th-8th century
1983.264Compound twill weave, silkOverall: 8 x 10.3 cm (3 1/8 x 4 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
Syria, 7th-8th century
1983.264.aCompound twill weave, silkOverall: 8 x 10.3 cm (3 1/8 x 4 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
Syria, 7th-8th century
1983.264.bCompound twill weave, silkOverall: 6.7 x 45 cm (2 5/8 x 17 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
Syria, 7th-8th century
1983.264.cCompound twill weave, silkOverall: 6 x 3 cm (2 3/8 x 1 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
Spain, Mudejar, 13th century
1948.498Compound twill weave: silk and goldOverall: 11.5 x 48.6 cm (4 1/2 x 19 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Segmentum with Palmette Tree
Syria, 7th-8th century
1983.249Compound twill, silkOverall: 11.3 x 6.7 cm (4 7/16 x 2 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pair of Boots
China, Northern, Liao dynasty
1992.349Compound twill, silk; tapestry, silk and gold; tabby, silk; gauze, silk; silk batting; leatherOverall: 34.9 x 25 cm (13 3/4 x 9 13/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
No image available
China, Northern, Liao dynasty
1992.349.1Compound twill, silk; tapestry, silk and gold; tabby, silk; gauze, silk; silk batting; leatherOverall: 34.9 x 25 cm (13 3/4 x 9 13/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
No image available
China, Northern, Liao dynasty
1992.349.2Compound twill, silk; tapestry, silk and gold; tabby, silk; gauze, silk; silk batting; leatherOverall: 32.8 x 25 cm (12 15/16 x 9 13/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Copy of a Persian Textile
France, Lyon, 20th century
1937.585Compound twill, silkAverage: 15.3 x 28 cm (6 x 11 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Textile Fragments
Spain, Mudejar, 13th century
1919.16Compound twill, silk and goldAverage: 22.9 x 23.5 cm (9 x 9 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Silk Fragment
Italy, 13th century
1948.500Compound twill weave, silk and gold threadMounted: 19 x 23.5 cm (7 1/2 x 9 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Object (Purpose Unknown)
China, Liao dynasty
1995.107Damask; compound twill; silkOverall: 53 x 25.7 cm (20 7/8 x 10 1/8 in.)Gift of Lisbet HolmesCCCC0
Copy of a Zandaniji Silk
France, Lyon, early 20th century
1974.190Compound twill weave woven on Jacquard loom; silkOverall: 40.7 x 57.7 cm (16 x 22 11/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William J. Robertson©
No image available
China or Japan, 8th century
1954.70.cCompound twill weave, silkOverall: 5.2 x 18.3 cm (2 1/16 x 7 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
China, 8th century
1954.70.hCompound twill, silkOverall: 8.9 x 12.1 cm (3 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
China or Japan, 8th century
1954.70.nCompound twill, silkOverall: 8 x 6.7 cm (3 1/8 x 2 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
China, 7th - 8th century
1954.70.rCompound twill, silkOverall: 9 x 27.7 cm (3 9/16 x 10 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
China or Japan, 8th century
1954.70.sCompound twill, silkOverall: 30.5 x 21 cm (12 x 8 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
China or Japan, 8th century
1954.70.vCompound twill, silkOverall: 10.5 x 10.7 cm (4 1/8 x 4 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
China, 8th century
1954.70.yCompound twill, silkOverall: 7.3 x 5.1 cm (2 7/8 x 2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
China or Japan, 8th century
1954.70.aaCompound twill, silkOverall: 2.6 x 5.5 cm (1 x 2 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
China or Japan, 8th century
1954.70.eeCompound twill, silkOverall: 3.9 x 15.3 cm (1 9/16 x 6 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
China or Japan, 8th century
1954.70.ggCompound twill, silkOverall: 5.5 x 7.7 cm (2 3/16 x 3 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
China or Japan, 8th century
1954.70.vvCompound twill, silkOverall: 6.7 x 13.4 cm (2 5/8 x 5 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
China, 7th - 8th century
1954.70.yyCompound twill, silkOverall: 7 x 19.1 cm (2 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Textile with Paired Ducks in Roundels (Copy of a Medieval Silk)
France, early 20th century
1974.189Compound twill weave woven on Jacquard loom; silkOverall: 30.5 x 19.5 cm (12 x 7 11/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William J. Robertson©
Orphrey Band
Italy, 15th century
1918.305Lampas weave, silk and metal; compound twill in narrow bands across top and bottomOverall: 22.9 x 50.8 cm (9 x 20 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
No image available
China, Ming dynasty
1949.9Compound twill, silkOverall: 57.8 x 101.6 cm (22 3/4 x 40 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0