Piece of satin embroidery

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

71.5 x 17 cm (28 1/8 x 6 11/16 in.) See other Dimensions for b-c

Accession Number

20.925

Medium or Technique

Satin

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

A band of red satin embroidered with gold and silver threads in a design of graceful, conventional leaf and flower forms growing from vases. A narrow floral border surrounds the band.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection