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Insertion fragment

Undyed linen insertion fragment with a row of circle in the middle, each circle has four holes. Row of half circles along each edge connected with bars .


Denman Waldo Ross collection; gift to the MFA August 8,1907

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Possibly Italian, 16th–19th century

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Medium or Technique

Linen; plain weave, embroidered with linen thread in weaving stitch, (withdrawn element work)


Textiles and Fashion Arts