Object Place: Italy
Overall: 69.5 x 67.5 cm (27 3/8 x 26 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk, plain weave embroidered with linen and gold thread with weaving and satin stitches
Not On View
Fragment, either used on furnishing or on costume, made of plain weave embroidered with a reticella geometrical design. On each side of the design is a curved embroidery motive done in gold thread and blue, green and pinkish silk thread.
Thepiece is edged with bobbin lace made of gold thread and green and blue silk.
Denman W. Ross Collection; Gift to the MFA, September 1, 1896
Denman Waldo Ross Collection