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Insertion fragment

Possibly Italian
16th–19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 12 x 55 cm (4 3/4 x 21 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

07.90

Medium or Technique

Linen, knotted net embroidered with weaving and filling stitches (Mezza Mandolina)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Insertion fragment, from either a furnishing fabric or costume, of mezza mandolina; large square knotted mesh embroidered with weaving stitches to create a four lobed design.

Provenance

Exchanged for D 2286 with Miss Carolina Amari

Credit Line

By exchange with Miss Florence Colgate