Fragment

probably Italian
18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 18.5 x 18.5 cm (7 5/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.663

Medium or Technique

Silk satin and gold-colored metallic wrapped on silk core thread brocade

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: white satin, patterned with cord silk. Design: flowers woven (lancé) with pink and green silk, and gold thread gilded silver wound on yellow silk, (broché). Very much worn.

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund