Jacket Place of origin: England, Britain (made) Date: (made) Artist/Maker: Unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Ivory silk embroidered with coloured silk thread, silver and silver-gilt thread and spangles, lined with silk shag Museum number:
Medieval Swans This type of design was woven in Italy, near Florence, from the century and is still woven in Sardinia. The V Museum refer to the original as a Perugian towel or tablecloth cover. Woven with the same lampas type of weave construction.
Silk Damask c. Medallion of Henry the Saint Reference : "This fabric is a reproduction of a byzantic textile from the second half of the century that was part of a dalmatic in Bamberg, Germany, in Munich National Museum. Probably woven in Sicily.