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Insertion fragment

Insertion fragment, probably from a furnishing fabric, embroidered with a serpentine design and vertical palmettes.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 19th century

Accession Number

07.416

Medium or Technique

Linen; gauze weave embroidered with linen thread with weaving stitch, (Buratto)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles