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Jacket

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (possibly, made)
    England (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    1600-1625 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk thread, silk thread partially wrapped with silver

  • Museum number:

    346-1898

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Back and two fronts of a woman's knitted jacket, consisting of three rectangles of purple silk and silver-wrapped silk thread, hand or frame-knit and hand-sewn together.

Place of Origin

Italy (possibly, made)
England (possibly, made)

Date

1600-1625 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Silk thread, silk thread partially wrapped with silver

Descriptive line

Dismantled knitted silk jacket, Italian, 17th century.

Materials

Silk; Silver; Metal thread

Techniques

Knitting; Hand knitting

Categories

Fashion; Textiles; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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