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Shirt fragment

Probably Italian


Dimensions

15 x 31.5 cm (5 7/8 x 12 3/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .315 x .15

Accession Number

93.972

Medium or Technique

Silk; Knitted

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Stripes of white silk separated by stripes of zig-zag lines and diamonds, knitted with white and yellow silk and gold thread. This looks like a piece of a Venetian knitted shirt.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Virginia H. Salisbury