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Border fragment

Italian
mid-16th–19th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 27.5 x 35 cm (10 13/16 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

15.360

Medium or Technique

Linen; needle lace (Reticella)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Border, dyed red, used either on furnishing or on costume. The design is made out of squares which are filed with rosettes of two slightly varying designs. On one edge are deep points with similar rosettes in them.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift to the MFA, April 1, 1915

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection