This is a Textile . We acquired it in 1902. Its medium is silk, gilded parchment wound around linen core and its technique is two interconnected structures: 4&1 satin and weft faced plain weave (lampas). It is a part of the Textiles Department department.
This object was donated by John Pierpont Morgan.
Cite this object as
Textile (Italy); Previously owned by Francisco Miquel y Badia (Spanish, 1840 - 1899); silk, gilded parchment wound around linen core; 1902-1-273-a,b