Cover or mat
Late 16th century
Object Place: Italy
Overall: 63 x 34 cm (24 13/16 x 13 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen, plain weave with elements withdrawn and cut work, embroidered with linen thread with button hole, looping, stem and hem stitches.
Not On View
Cover or mat, made of plain weave with cut work embroidered with geometrical designs. The plain weave part is embroidered with a stylized design and a ladder like hem stitch design runs accross the piece.
Mr. J.W. Paige; Bequest to the MFA, April 16, 1895
Bequest of James William Paige