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Embroidery

Embroidery

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (probably, made)

  • Date:

    13th century (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk

  • Museum number:

    8244-1863

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Couched gilt thread on silk twill

Place of Origin

Germany (probably, made)

Date

13th century (made)

Materials and Techniques

Silk

Object history note

Bock Collection

Descriptive line

Two fragments of silk twill with couched gilt thread. Said to be part of a vestment in the Cathedral of Halberstadt. German, 13th century.

Materials

Silk; Thread

Techniques

Embroidery; Sewing

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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