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Scarf

W. Mediterranean, Italian (?)
18th–19th century


Object Place: W. Mediterranean, Italy (?)

Dimensions

59 x 122 cm (23 1/4 x 48 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.879

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Stylized asymmetrical leafy sprig repeating at various angles in staggered rows. A small four-petal motif in the interstices. Fillet weave (buratto) ground. Geometric motives and green fringe at either motives and green fringe on a green silk net. Stained, several repairs to netting.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection