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Fragment

probably Italian
17th century


Dimensions

23 x 14.6 cm (9 1/16 x 5 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .146 x .23

Accession Number

33.441

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: cream colored linen. Design: band (two fragments sewed together) with scrolls bearing conventionalized leaves, flowers, birds, and animals heads, worked in satin stitch with blue, green, yellowish green, yellow, pink, and lavender sillk. Stained, torn, and badly repaired.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Elizabeth Mifflin Hammond