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Piece of silk fancy two-faced twill

Provenance

About 1940/1944, acquired from a private collection, New York, by Adolph Loewi, Los Angeles; 1944, sold by Loewi to the MFA for $60. (Accession Date: September 14, 1944)

Credit Line

John Wheelock Elliot and John Morse Elliot Fund

Probably Italian, before 1500 (?)

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

44.667

Medium or Technique

Weaving, twill

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles