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Double skin leaf. Center vignette of Temple of Minerva Medica; red, black and decorative borders. The Arch of Titus, left; the Temple of Saturn with the Arch of Septimus Severus in the background, right; red, blue and decorative borders. Twelve horn sticks ornamented with gilt-silver, diamond...

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Provenance

Gift of Esther Oldham to MFA, June 9, 1976.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

1775–80

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Guard: 27.0 cm; Open: 52.5 cm

Accession Number

1976.348

Medium or Technique

Skin leaf painted in gouache; horn sticks with gilt-silver decoration; incised horn guards

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes