Embroidered Aumonière with gold thread and silk, and fantastic knot-knobs! 14th century. From the Benedictine Abbey of St. Mihiel. (C) RMN-Grand Palais (musée de Cluny - musée national du Moyen-Âge) / Jean-Gilles Berizzi.
11th–12th century Geography: probably Spain, possibly Eastern Iran Culture: Islamic Medium: Silk; samite Dimensions: Textile: L. 68 7/8 in. (175 cm) W. across sleeves: 50 3/8 in. (128 cm) W. across skirt: 37 in. (94 cm)