Length of fabric
Object Place: Italy
Height x width: 54 x 47 cm (21 1/4 x 18 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk with gold and silver metallic thread
Not On View
The ground is woven with white silk, wound with thin strips of silver, and the large design of conventional leaves and flowers is woven with silver and gold thread, and dark red silk. A wide red satin out-line separates the figures from the background.
Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales