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Shirt fragment

Stripes of white silk separated by stripes of zig-zag lines and diamonds, knitted with white and yellow silk and gold thread. This looks like a piece of a Venetian knitted shirt.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Virginia H. Salisbury

Probably Italian,

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; Knitted


Textiles and Fashion Arts