This is a Fragment. It is dated late 17th century and we acquired it in 1973. Its medium is silk and its technique is damassé (5-harness satin, interruption of 2, warp-faced for background plus 4/1 twill, weft-faced for pattern). It is a part of the Textiles department.
It is credited
Museum purchase from Friends of Textiles.
Its dimensions are
Warp x Weft: 370 x 51 cm (12 ft. 1 11/16 in. x 20 1/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Fragment (Spain); silk; Warp x Weft: 370 x 51 cm (12 ft. 1 11/16 in. x 20 1/16 in.); Museum purchase from Friends of Textiles; 1973-38-1