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Old September 29th, 2013, 08:24 AM   #15
Pierre Galafassi
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 87

By the way,

Inside the main medallion of your second rug, one can see a smaller "Ghirlandaio" medallion.

Some rug experts have suggested that the Ghirlandaio medallion is a late evolution or a variety of the Crivelli medallion. For what little my opinion is worth, I do buy the idea of a possible parenthood. And since we (Filiberto and I) indicated some clues for a Caucasian origin of the latter....

Thin ice? Did anybody warn of thin ice?
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