Fragment (Italy), possibly 18th century
This is a Fragment. It is dated possibly 18th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is silk and its technique is raised pile of supplementary warp (cut and uncut) in satin foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
John Pierpont Morgan.
It is credited
Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 26 x 53.3 cm (10 1/4 in. x 21 in.)
Cite this object as
Fragment (Italy), possibly 18th century; silk; H x W: 26 x 53.3 cm (10 1/4 in. x 21 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-422