This is a Band. It is dated 17th century and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is silk embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered in cross stitch on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Sarah Cooper Hewitt.
It is credited
Gift of Sarah Cooper Hewitt.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 19.1 x 93 cm (7 1/2 x 36 5/8 in.)
Cite this object as
Band (Italy); silk embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 19.1 x 93 cm (7 1/2 x 36 5/8 in.); Gift of Sarah Cooper Hewitt; 1931-66-142