Object Place: Italy
24.2 x 22 cm (9 1/2 x 8 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk velvet, silk plain-weave, linen, and gilt metal threads
Not On View
Armorial shield, cream colored silk vground with shiels of faded yellow velvet worked with tarnished metal thread, tarnished metal spiral thread in design of three fleurs-de-lis, and three daggers, surmounted by helmet edged with scrolls, worked with tarnished metal thread, condition poor.
Gift of Mrs. Edward W. Norris