This is a Fragment. It is dated 16th century and we acquired it in 1921. Its medium is silk, metallic and its technique is cut and uncut supplementary warp pile (velvet) with supplementary weft. It is a part of the Textiles department.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 8.2 x 29.7 cm (3 1/4 x 11 11/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Fragment (Italy); silk, metallic; H x W: 8.2 x 29.7 cm (3 1/4 x 11 11/16 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1921-22-7