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Insertion fragment

Insertion embroidered with a serpentine design. There is a design of three leaves on each center of the scroll.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 17th–19th century

Accession Number

07.417

Medium or Technique

Silk, gauze weave embroidered with undyed linen thread with weaving stitch (Buratto)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles