Fragment

Italian
17th to 19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 10 x 10 cm (3 15/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

07.387

Medium or Technique

Linen, plain weave, embroidered with linen thread with looping, button hole and chain stitches Cut work

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment, either used in furnishing or on a costume. A geometrical, wheel like design in the center is formed with 4 triangle and 4 square shapes. Some surface embroidery surrounds the central design.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift to the MFA, August 8, 1907

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection