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Gimp

Woven with white linen and pink silk, which is much faded. The design consists of an undulating band detailed with squares. In each curving band is a triangular arrangement of conventional foliage. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th?–17th century

Accession Number

93.942

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles