A 17th Century Italian Needlework Orphrey fragment. Madonna Work in coloured silks , Silver and Gold metallic threads. Remnants of painted detail to Virgins Face and Hands and Feet. Large over size example dating from circa 1660.Antique condition with general signs of wear commensurate with great age and use. The gold metal threads have aged to a dark bronze colour. Good considering over 350 years of age. SIZE:- 20.5 inches long x 8.5 inches widest. All non paying buyers are then permanently blocked from all our future auctions. The item "17th Century Madonna Orphrey Fragment Silk Metallic Religious Gothic Needlework" is in sale since Friday, November 25, 2016. This item is in the category "Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Embroidery". The seller is "extreme-orient2" and is located in England. This item can be shipped worldwide.