Fragments (Italy), 16th century
This is a Fragments. It is dated 16th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is silk, metallic and its technique is supplementary warp pile in a plain weave foundation (velvet) with metallic brocading. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
John Pierpont Morgan.
It is credited
Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.
Cite this object as
Fragments (Italy), 16th century; silk, metallic; Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-387-a/c