Antique Italian Early Silk Brocade Textile Apparel Showing the Assumption of the Virgin Mary
1400 - 1500 A.D
Size 18" x 16"
Size 46 x 41cm
Silk and Gilt Animal Substrate Wrapped Linen, Warp Float Faced Satin Weave with Twill Interlacing's of Secondary Binding Warps and Supplementary Patterning Wefts
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Five Centuries of Italian Textiles 1300 - 1800 Museo Del Tessuto Prato 1981 (p 19-21)