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Woven with strips of gilt, silver thread, and gold silk. The silver thread is wound with cream colored linen, which shows through. In the middle is a strip of fancy weaving, done with silver thread; beyond this are strips of gilt and yellow and silver thread. On the edges are looped yellow threads.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, Spanish or French,

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 54 cm (1 3/8 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

99.199

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles