Insertion fragment

Possibly Italian
16th–19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 12.5 x 37 cm (4 15/16 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

07.88

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 band of blue knotted net (filet), probably from furnishing fabric, with white embroidery, stylized flowers and leaves worked in a serpentine manner.

Provenance

Miss Florence Colgate; MFA by exchange, January 15, 1907

Credit Line

By exchanged with Miss Florence Colgate