Tapestry

Italian (possibly Abruzzi)


Dimensions

80 x 196 cm (31 1/2 x 77 3/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.96 x 0.80

Accession Number

27.298

Medium or Technique

Wool

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Warp: brown and white wool. 26 to decimetre. Weft: Yellow, pinkish red, black, and white wool, and a little blue cotton. Design: through middle are zig-zag lines of yellow, pink, and black. Above and below, bands of geometric ornament including rows of angular ladies.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Elizabeth S. McPhail in memory of Philip L. Carbone