Fragment, possibly from a cushion

Italian
16th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

43.5 x 51.2 cm (17 1/8 x 20 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3180

Medium or Technique

Silk satin, slashed and embroidered with gilt-metallic thread

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment, possibley from a cushion, red silk satin. slashed and embroidered with small leaves and conventionalized figures in couched gold cord with short slashes in the spaces between; condition poor.

Credit Line

Gift of the Charles Deering Estate