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Panel of four border fragments

Italian
17th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

62 x 77 cm (24 7/16 x 30 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.445

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidery on linen, silk looped fringe, and silk backing

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Stylized undulating leafy branches encompassing and springing from stylized floral motifs. Narrow horizontal borders on each strip bearing a repeating leaf design. Fringe. Green, yellow, red and blue silk yarns on a linen ground. Condition good, some stains.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection