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Orphrey

Date:
First half 15th century
Geography:
Made in Siena, Italy
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Silk, metal thread
Dimensions:
Overall: 40 1/2 x 4 3/4 in. (102.9 x 12.1 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1946
Accession Number:
46.156.46
Not on view
[ Giorgio Sangiorgi, Rome]; [ Adolph Loewi, Inc., Los Angeles (sold 1946)]
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