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Insertion fragment

Possibly German
17th–19th century


Object Place: Possibly Germany

Dimensions

Overall: 16.5 x 16.5 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23.647b

Medium or Technique

Linen; knotted net embroidered with weaving stitches, (Filet)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Square insertion fragment, probably from a furnishing fabric,of knotted net, embroidered with wreath encircling a tree of life design.

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