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Fragment

Date:
17th century
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Silk
Dimensions:
Overall: 9 1/2 x 5 1/4 in. (24.1 x 13.3 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
19.163.15
Not on view
[ French and Co., New York , 1919; sold to MMA ]
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