Double twill

Italian (Lucca)
14th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

75 x 57 cm (29 1/2 x 22 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

39.539

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Provenance

1939, Adolfo Loewi, Venice [see note 1]; 1939, sold by Loewi to the MFA for $1500. (Accession Date: March 9, 1939)

NOTES:
[1] Dr. Emil Pollak had a 50% share in the textile.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund