Object Place: Italy
13 x 43 cm (5 1/8 x 16 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .43 x .13
Medium or Technique
Linen, plain weave, withdrawn elements and cut work embroidered with linen thread, with satin stitches and other filling stitches
Not On View
Border fragment, probably from a furnishing fabric, embroidered with open diagonally placed squares, dividing the linen into diamonds. In each diamond is an open square with four groups of pairs of elongated diamonds ending in scrolls, done with laidwork. Eyelet holes and picots are used also. On two sides is a knotted fringe.
Denman Waldo Ross Collectio; Gift to the MFA, April 1, 1915
Denman Waldo Ross Collection