Historical Textiles (Archive)

Here you find our textile reproductions. We reconstruct historical textiles following archaelogical findings stored in museums such as museum Cluny in Paris, Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York etc. We also follow your inputs in our Facebook page.  We gather all interesting historical patterns in our on-line library. Shall you be interested in weaving your own textile reproduction, please check our conditions and prices for fabrics on demand. Shall your order be smaller, then you can still join or even propose own weaving project - contact us at sartor@sartor.cz.

Brocade with Mythical Beasts, Green

Reference : 103-03-0006
Old reference : 10-0030

Our textile reconstruction of an Italian silk woven in Lucca in 2nd half of 14th century.

Here we see lotus flowers combined with gothic palmette leaves, deers or qilins and flying dogs. By the later Middle Ages Asian silks were abundant in Europe. Their patterns were flowing and often asymmetrical in contrast to European symmetrical designs of roundels and paired animals. This brocade shows a combination of both, which started to be popular at this time in Italy.

The original was found in Gdansk and belongs nowadays to Victoria and Albert Museum.

  • Colour : _ 225 - green
  • Fiber Content : Silk, Lurex
  • Pattern Repeat Size of pattern given in cm, measured along the weft (horizontally). : 23.5 cm | 9.3"
  • Period : 14th century
  • Weight mm (mommes) is a japanese weight unit used for silk fabrics. 1 mm = 4,33 g/m2. : ~ 30m/m / 130g/m2 (26-34m/m)
  • Width : 112 cm / 44 in
  • Availability: This product is no longer in stock

$ 66.16 / m ( $ 54.66 / m without VAT )

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