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Woven Textile

Artist/maker unknown, Spanish

Made in Spain, Europe

15th century

Silk lampas weave with satin weave ground and plain weave pattern

16 1/4 x 12 inches (41.3 x 30.5 cm) Pattern Repeat: 10 1/4 x 9 inches (26 x 22.9 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Costume and Textiles

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:

Credit Line:
Gift of Howard L. Goodhart, 1936

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Additional information:
  • PublicationThe Fine Art of Textiles

    This fabric is most likely from a vestment. The Arabic inscription reads: "Glory to our Lord the Sultan". Dilys E. Blum, from The Fine Art of Textiles: The Collections of the Philadelphia Museum of Art (1997), p. 13.

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