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Antependium

Date:
16th century
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Silk, linen, and metal thread
Dimensions:
L. 45 x W. 108 inches (114.3 x 274.3 cm)
Classifications:
Textiles-Woven, Textiles-Ecclesiastical
Credit Line:
Bequest of Charles F. Iklé
Accession Number:
64.27.30
Not on view
Charles F. Iklé (until 1964; bequeathed to MMA)
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