Band (Italy), 16th century
This is a Band. It is dated 16th century and we acquired it in 1954. Its medium is silk on linen and its technique is embroidered in back and counted stem stitches on plain weave; woven tape with weft fringe attached. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Richard Cranch Greenleaf (American, 1887–1961).
It is credited
Gift of Richard C. Greenleaf.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 22 x 81.5 cm (8 11/16 x 32 1/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Band (Italy), 16th century; silk on linen; H x W: 22 x 81.5 cm (8 11/16 x 32 1/16 in.); Gift of Richard C. Greenleaf; 1954-167-6