Length of fabric

possibly Italian
late 17th century


Object Place: possibly Italy

Dimensions

Height x width: 89 x 20 1/2 in. (226.1 x 52.1 cm)

Accession Number

2006.1170

Medium or Technique

Silk damask brocaded with silk and gilt-silver metallic wrapped threads

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Blue silk damask brocaded with red and gold flowers and flowerheads with gold branches.

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA from Cora Ginsburg, New York City, April 26, 2006.

Credit Line

Frank B. Bemis Fund