See more objects with the color powderblue brown darkgrey maroon black or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline


  • We acquired this object.



  • You found it!

Fringe (Italy), 16th century

This is a Fringe. It is dated 16th century and we acquired it in 1905. Its medium is silk and its technique is woven. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 40.5 x 2 cm (15 15/16 x 13/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Fringe (Italy), 16th century; silk; H x W: 40.5 x 2 cm (15 15/16 x 13/16 in.); 1905-2-146

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Fringe (Italy), 16th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=5 June 2020 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>