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Insertion fragment

Probably Italian
19th century


Object Place: Probably Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 12 x 10 cm (4 3/4 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.644

Medium or Technique

Linen, knotted net, embroidered with linen thread with weaving stitch (filet)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Insertion fragment, probably from a furnishing fabric, made of knotted net embroidered with the design of a stylized horned animal. There is a narrow border on three sides.

Provenance

Purchased from Mrs. John Marshall by Mr. Henry W. Bliss; Gift to the MFA, December 6, 1923.

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss