This is a Square. It is dated 17th century and we acquired it in 1972. Its medium is silk on linen and its technique is buttonhole and seed stitches on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.
Its dimensions are
H x W (selvage to selvage): 94 x 87 cm (37 in. x 34 1/4 in.)
Cite this object as
Square (Italy); silk on linen; H x W (selvage to selvage): 94 x 87 cm (37 in. x 34 1/4 in.); 1972-81-10