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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1919.78
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
Cover (two joined panels)
Classification
Textile Arts
Work Type
textile
Date
16th-17th century
Culture
Italian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silk damask
Technique
Compound weave
Dimensions
129.5 x 97.8 x 97.79 cm (51 x 38 1/2 x 38 1/2 in.)
Provenance
[Kelekian, New York], sold; to Hervey E. Wetzel (1888-1919), Boston, 1917, bequest; to Fogg Art Musuem, 1919.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Hervey E. Wetzel
Accession Year
1919
Object Number
1919.78
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Two pieced widths of green silk damask with motifs of stylized flowers in a curvalinear ogival lattice with clasps of crowns

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