Textile fragment

Italian
14th century


Object Place: Lucca, Italy

Dimensions

67.3 x 17.5 cm (26 1/2 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

35.33

Medium or Technique

Silk and gold-metallic thread; lampas

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment of faded salmon silk ground patterned in gold-metallic thread with palmettes and eagles

Provenance

1935, sold by Adolfo Loewi, Venice, to the MFA for $850. (Accession Date: January 10, 1935)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund