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1400s (made)
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Sudarium made of linen and embroidered orphreys, German, 1400s, with triangular velvet heading, Italian, possibly from Lucca, ca. 1400-1425
Bibliographic references
  • Renaissance velvets / Lisa Monnas. London: V&A Publishing, 2012 Number: 9781851776566, 1851776567p.54-55
  • 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)
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Record createdJune 24, 2009
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