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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1930.367
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
Panel in the form of a Table Runner
Classification
Textile Arts
Work Type
textile
Date
third quarter 17th century
Culture
Italian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/231210
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silk
Technique
Lampas
Dimensions
292.42 x 55.25 cm (115 1/8 x 21 3/4 in.)
Provenance
Nettie G. Naumburg, New York, Bequest to the Fogg Art Museum, 1930.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Nettie G. Naumburg
Accession Year
1930
Object Number
1930.367
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Furnishing fabric panel (made up of two pieces) of crimson damask ground in shadow patterns of an interlacing foliate lattice containing a stylized bouquet in palmette form with a narrow metallic lace border. Silk with metallic gilt filé yarns in lampas damassé with gold brocading with period selvedges and original lining of peach silk plain weave.

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