Silk Fragment, 14th-15th century  Spain, Islamic period, 14th-15th century  lampas weave, silk, Average - h:31.10 w:30.50 cm (h:12 3/16 w:12 inches). Thirty-fifth anniversary gift 1951.399

Silk Fragment, 14th-15th century Spain, Islamic period, 14th-15th century lampas weave, silk, Average - h:31.10 w:30.50 cm (h:12 3/16 w:12 inches). Thirty-fifth anniversary gift 1951.399

Curving Vine with Palmette Leaves, 1400s Spain, Granada ?, Islamic period, Nasrid period, 15th century lampas: a combination of two weaves, satin weave and plain weave; silk, Overall - h:29.90 w:20.00 cm (h:11 3/4 w:7 13/16 inches).

Curving Vine with Palmette Leaves, 1400s Spain, Granada ?, Islamic period, Nasrid period, 15th century lampas: a combination of two weaves, satin weave and plain weave; silk, Overall - h:29.90 w:20.00 cm (h:11 3/4 w:7 13/16 inches).

Etoffe aux chevrons inscrits et fleurs de lys / Suaire de Guy de Lusignan Lieu de production : Syrie ou Egypte Date / période : XIVe siècle Matériaux et techniques : Double-étoffe façonnée, soie, base taffetas Dimensions : H. 36 ; l. 10,29 cm Lieu de conservation : Musée des Tissus de Lyon Numéro d'inventaire : 27.584

Etoffe aux chevrons inscrits et fleurs de lys / Suaire de Guy de Lusignan Lieu de production : Syrie ou Egypte Date / période : XIVe siècle Matériaux et techniques : Double-étoffe façonnée, soie, base taffetas Dimensions : H. 36 ; l. 10,29 cm Lieu de conservation : Musée des Tissus de Lyon Numéro d'inventaire : 27.584

Woven silk Place of Origin  Spain (made)  Date  15th century (made)  Artist/maker  Unknown (production)  Materials and Techniques  Woven Silk Dimensions  Length: 28 in, Width: 36 in

Woven silk

Woven silk Place of Origin Spain (made) Date 15th century (made) Artist/maker Unknown (production) Materials and Techniques Woven Silk Dimensions Length: 28 in, Width: 36 in

Textile with Coiled Dragons, Jin dynasty (1115–1234), China. Plain-weave silk brocaded with metallic thread. The coiled dragon, as a pattern for princes' robes, dates from the Tang dynasty and was also used for garments in the Song and Xixia dynasties. This example is an early instance of a dragon with five claws. It is woven in a variant of the brocading technique first seen in a Jin-dynasty princely tomb of 1162.

Textile with Coiled Dragons, Jin dynasty (1115–1234), China. Plain-weave silk brocaded with metallic thread. The coiled dragon, as a pattern for princes' robes, dates from the Tang dynasty and was also used for garments in the Song and Xixia dynasties. This example is an early instance of a dragon with five claws. It is woven in a variant of the brocading technique first seen in a Jin-dynasty princely tomb of 1162.

Fragment of Velvet, 15th century  Spain, 15th century  velvet (cut, voided, and brocaded); silk and silver-gilt strips, Average - h:69.90 w:31.50 cm (h:27 1/2 w:12 3/8 inches). Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 1951.494

Fragment of Velvet, 15th century Spain, 15th century velvet (cut, voided, and brocaded); silk and silver-gilt strips, Average - h:69.90 w:31.50 cm (h:27 1/2 w:12 3/8 inches). Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 1951.494

16th century, Spain

16th century, Spain

Textile fragment 14th–15th century  68 x 21 cm, Textile fragment with gold ground, gold weft (gilded skin wound on yellow silk, worn and tarnished) covering red silk warp; design of arabesques forming rows of arches woven with green, blue, and white silk weft and red warp (satin). The white silk has largely disappeared.

Textile fragment 14th–15th century 68 x 21 cm, Textile fragment with gold ground, gold weft (gilded skin wound on yellow silk, worn and tarnished) covering red silk warp; design of arabesques forming rows of arches woven with green, blue, and white silk weft and red warp (satin). The white silk has largely disappeared.

Part of embroidered Aumonière (including a fantastic knot!), 14th century. From the Benedictine Abbey of St. Mihiel. (C) RMN-Grand Palais (musée de Cluny - musée national du Moyen-Âge) / Jean-Gilles Berizzi.

Part of embroidered Aumonière (including a fantastic knot!), 14th century. From the Benedictine Abbey of St. Mihiel. (C) RMN-Grand Palais (musée de Cluny - musée national du Moyen-Âge) / Jean-Gilles Berizzi.

Curving Vine with Palmette Leaves, 1400s  Spain, Granada ?, Islamic period, Nasrid period, 15th century

Curving Vine with Palmette Leaves, 1400s Spain, Granada ?, Islamic period, Nasrid period, 15th century

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