This is a Fragment. It is dated mid-17th century and we acquired it in 1943. Its medium is linen, silk, metallic thread and its technique is needlework on gauze weave (buratto). It is a part of the Textiles department.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 27 x 65 cm (10 5/8 x 25 9/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Fragment (Italy); linen, silk, metallic thread; H x W: 27 x 65 cm (10 5/8 x 25 9/16 in.); 1943-70-5