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Piece of brocade

From same piece as 07.440 (compare). Interlacing design woven with red, yellow, blue, white, and green silk.

Provenance

Probably acquired in Spain by Adolfo Loewi, Venice; 1926, sold by Loewi to the MFA for $225. (Accession Date: December 2, 1926)

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund

Spanish, 14th century

Accession Number

26.798

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles