17th to mid-19th century
Overall: 19 x 75.5 cm (7 1/2 x 29 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen; gauze weave embroidered with linen thread with weaving stitch filling (Buratto work)
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Insertion fragment, probably from a furnishing fabric, made of gauze weave embroidered with design of peacock and tree of life. The left border is embroidered with a design of stylized animal and the right border with a scrolling leaf pattern.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift to the MFA, September 1, 1896.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection