This is a Band. It is dated 16th century and we acquired it in 1944. Its medium is silk on linen and its technique is counted stitch, double running and running (darning) stitch embroidery on plain weave; long end of a wrapping stitch used for fringe. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Annie May Hegeman.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 16.2 x 68 cm (6 3/8 x 26 3/4 in.)
Cite this object as
Band (Italy); silk on linen; H x W: 16.2 x 68 cm (6 3/8 x 26 3/4 in.); Gift of Annie May Hegeman; 1944-71-5