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Insertion fragment

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Insertion band of blue knotted net (filet), probably from furnishing fabric, with white embroidery, stylized flowers and leaves worked in a serpentine manner.

Provenance

Miss Florence Colgate; MFA by exchange, January 15, 1907

Credit Line

By exchanged with Miss Florence Colgate

Possibly Italian, 16th–19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 12.5 x 37 cm (4 15/16 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

07.88

Medium or Technique

Linen; knotted net embroidered with linen thread with weaving stitch, (Filet)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles