Object Place: Italy
227.5 x 62.5 cm (89 9/16 x 24 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk and mettalic brocade, gold-colored metallic woven trim and looped fringe, and silk backing
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Panel. Several pieces joined. Repeating pineapple-like motives surrounded alternately by two stylized leaf patterns within ogival compartments formed by leaf bands meeting in pierced and pointed floral motives with supplementary compartments formed by curling strapwork. Red, yellow, white and green silk yarns and metal wires. Tape borders and metallic yarn fringe. Very worn.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection