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Fragment

Date:
17th–18th century
Culture:
Italian, Venice
Medium:
Silk
Dimensions:
Overall: 8 x 13 1/2 in. (20.3 x 34.3 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Gift of Nanette B. Kelekian, in honor of Olga Raggio, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.494.387
Not on view
Nanette Rodney Kelekian , New York (until 2002; to MMA)
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