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|14th century linen
fragment (C-14 dated 1395 AD +/- 40; Linen): indigo and yellow silk thread on linen, with double running
stitch, openwork, and drawn thread. It measures 6-7/8" by 4-1/3".
Originally it was not so dull and dark.
Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology University of Oxford
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