Band

Italian
17th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

Height x width: 87 13/16 x 5 1/8 in. (223 x 13 cm)

Accession Number

38.1084

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Point - Buratto
Ground: buratto (gauze) woven with brown silk. Design: zigzag of conventionalized angular leaves embroidered (darning) with several shades of yellow, green, blue and pale pink silk. Very poor condition, worn and torn.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman