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"On a rose-tan ground horizontal rows of roundels with confronted

The groud is a red satin with a pttern executing is twill in yello

pale green ground with a yellow design.Lions with backs to each ot

Attributed to late 11th-early 12th C Hispano-Moresque or BaghdadTh

Thsi samitum is done in blue purple, green, organd and white silk.

Yemen, ArabiaThis beautiful cloth is clearly ikate dyed warp  in c

Ground: golden-yellowRoundels in brick red framed by guilloches wi

This brocade was listed as mesopotamia/Baghdad, late 11th-early 12

This design is that of the heraldry of Castile and Leon in satin a

This silk samitum shows a series of 3 fantasy beasts, a begasus, a


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