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Insertion fragment

Probaly Italian
18th–19th century


Object Place: Probably Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 10 cm (2 3/4 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.649

Medium or Technique

Linen, gauze weave, embroidered with linen thread with weaving stitch (Buratto)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Insertion fragment, probably from a furnishing fabric, made of gauze weave embroidered with a stylized design worked in a diagonal manner. Border at top and bottom.

Provenance

Purchased from Mrs. John Marshall by Mr. Henry W. Bliss; Gift to the MFA, December 6, 1923.

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss