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Orphrey

Date:
15th century
Culture:
Italian, Florence
Medium:
Silk, metal thread, linen
Dimensions:
L. 58 x W. 9 3/4 inches (147.3 x 24.8 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1923
Accession Number:
23.67.25
Not on view
Carl Robert Lamm , Näsby Castle, Sweden (until 1923; his sale, American Art Galleries, New York, February 21–24, 1923, no. 800; sold to MMA)
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