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Fragment, possibly from a cushion

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Fragment, possibley from a cushion, red silk satin. slashed and embroidered with small leaves and conventionalized figures in couched gold cord with short slashes in the spaces between; condition poor.

Credit Line

Gift of the Charles Deering Estate

Italian, 16th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

43.5 x 51.2 cm (17 1/8 x 20 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3180

Medium or Technique

Silk satin, slashed and embroidered with gilt-metallic thread

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles