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Piece

Date:
1720–40
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Silk and metal thread
Dimensions:
L. 53 1/2 x W. 43 inches (135.9 x 109.2 cm) (two loom widths)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1906
Accession Number:
06.942
Not on view
J. Pierpont Morgan (until 1906; to MMA)
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