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Insertion fragment

Square insertion fragment, probably from a furnishing fabric,of knotted net, embroidered with wreath encircling a vase with flowers.

Provenance

Purchased from Mrs. John Marshall by Mr. Henry W. Bliss; Gift to the MFA, December 6, 1923.

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss

Possibly German, 17th–19th century

Object Place

Possibly Germany

Accession Number

23.647a

Medium or Technique

Linen; knotted net embroidered with weaving stitches, (Filet)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles