This is a Fragment. It is dated late 16th century and we acquired it in 1921. Its medium is silk and its technique is cut and uncut supplementary warp pile (velvet). It is a part of the Textiles department.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 19 x 16.5 cm (7 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)
Cite this object as
Fragment (Italy); silk; H x W: 19 x 16.5 cm (7 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1921-22-24