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Praetexta of an Antependium

Date:
after 1450
Geography:
Made in Cologne, Germany
Culture:
German
Medium:
Linen, silk and gold thread, woven and embroidered
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 3/4 x 77 3/4in. (14.6 x 197.5cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Gift of Alastair Bradley Martin, 1973
Accession Number:
1973.312
Not on view
Alastair Bradley Martin(until 1973)
Schneyer, Ernst. Die Kölner Bortenweberei des Mittelalters. Augsburg: B. F. Verlag, 1932. fig. 33-36.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Notable Acquisitions (Metropolitan Museum of Art) no. 1965/1975 (1975). p. 165.



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