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  • Place of origin:

    Germany (made)
    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    1400s (made)

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Place of Origin

Germany (made)
Italy (made)


1400s (made)

Descriptive line

Sudarium made of linen and embroidered orphreys, German, 1400s, with triangular velvet heading, Italian, possibly from Lucca, ca. 1400-1425

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Renaissance velvets / Lisa Monnas. London: V&A Publishing, 2012 Number: 9781851776566, 1851776567
Merchants, princes, and painters : silk fabrics in Italian and Northern paintings, 1300-1550 New Haven ; London: Yale University Press, c2008 Number: 9780300111170 (cl : alk. paper)


Europeana Fashion Project


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