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Knitted gilt-silver on yellow silk design of conventionalized blossoms and leaves, green gore. Knitted green silk ground.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian, early 17th century

Object Place

Italy (probably)

Dimensions

17.5 x 50 cm (6 7/8 x 19 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1938a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; knitting

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes