Requires Photography

Piece of a band of embroidery

Italian
16th–17th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

22 x 70.3 cm (8 11/16 x 27 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.136

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Piece of a band of natural colored linen with a design of stylized oak boughs with leaves and acorns growing from cut lengths of tree trunk, worked with red silk with long armed cross stitch; stained, holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot