There are 6 other images of this object. This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions), and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

Object Timeline

-0001

1902

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2021

  • You found it!

Textile (Italy)

This is a Textile. It is dated late 16th–early 17th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is silk, metal foil strips, metal foil strips wrapped around silk core and its technique is plain weave with continuous and discontinuous supplementary wefts. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by John Pierpont Morgan. It is credited Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 18.1 x 83.8 cm (7 1/8 in. x 33 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile (Italy); Previously owned by Francisco Miquel y Badia (Spanish, 1840 - 1899); silk, metal foil strips, metal foil strips wrapped around silk core; H x W: 18.1 x 83.8 cm (7 1/8 in. x 33 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-485-a/d

This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions). You can copy, modify, and distribute this work without contacting the Smithsonian. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-6.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18131055/ |title=Textile (Italy) |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=29 November 2021 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>