Insertion fragment

Italian
17th to mid-19th century


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

95.1274

Medium or Technique

Linen; gauze weave embroidered with linen thread with weaving stitch filling (Buratto work)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Insertion fragment, probably from a furnishing fabric, made of gauze weave embroidered with design of stylized birds.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift to the MFA, April 10, 1895

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection