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Insertion fragment

Insertion fragment, probably from a furnishing fabric, with a central design of a fountain with birds, flanked by large lion-like animals and maritime vessels.

Provenance

Mr. Francis H. Bigelow; Gift to the MFA, May 7, 1925

Credit Line

Gift of Francis Hill Bigelow

Italian, 17th–19th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

25.175

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles