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Punto di Milano and punto scritto

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Unbleached linen ground worked with yellow silk outline of punto scritto (line stitch) of heliotrope silk. Italian embroidery. Register and catalogue.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 17th century

Dimensions

Overall: 7.1 x 15.1 cm (2 13/16 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.213

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles