This is a Band. It is dated 16th century and we acquired it in 1973. Its medium is linen, silk and its technique is lampas (two interconnected structures: plain weave and plain weave). It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was donated by Virginia Hamill Johnson.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 76.2 x 7 cm (30 x 2 3/4 in.)
Cite this object as
Band (Italy); linen, silk; H x W: 76.2 x 7 cm (30 x 2 3/4 in.); 1973-76-1