Artist German
  • Tablet-Woven Mitre Streamer
Date 12th century
Medium tablet weaving: silk with supplementary metallic thread
Dimensions Overall: 16 1/2 × 3 inches (41.9 × 7.6 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Octavia W. Bates Fund
Accession Number 50.37
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
Bardini collection (Florence, Italy);
(Adolph Loewi, Los Angeles, California, USA);
Joseph Brummer (New York, New York, USA);
Disegni (New York, New York, USA);
(Adolph Loewi, Los Angeles, California, USA);
1950-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Joseph Brummer Sale. Sales cat., Parke-Bernet Galleries. New York, May 11-14, 1949, no. 530.

Weibel, A. C. Two thousand Years of Textiles. New York, 1952, no. 186.

Barnet, P. Clothed in Majesty: European Ecclesiastical Textiles from the Detroit Institute of Arts. Exh. cat., DIA. Detroit, 1991, no. 1, p. 15.