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Insertion fragment

Possibly Italian
17th–19th century


Object Place: Possibly Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 13.5 x 32 cm (5 5/16 x 12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

07.338

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 a serpentine design. At the center of each design is a three leaf motive.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection