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Panel

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    17th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Embroidered linen damask

  • Museum number:

    673-1902

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Panel of white linen damask, closely embroidered with silver-gilt thread and red and blue silk. Repeating pattern in horizontal rows of a tazza and cover supported by a pair of griffins. The ground is closely covered with floral scrolls.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

17th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Embroidered linen damask

Dimensions

Length: 18.25 in including braid, Width: 6.5 in

Object history note

This panel of embroidery was on loan to the Museum from April 1901 till June 1902.

Purchased. Registered File number 84027/1901 and 16849/1902.

Descriptive line

Panel, embroidered linen damask, Italian, 17th century

Materials

Linen (material); Silver-gilt thread; Silk thread

Techniques

Damask weaving; Embroidering

Subjects depicted

Griffins; Tazzas; Floral patterns

Categories

Textiles; Embroidery

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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