First half 16th century Italy Brocade Perhaps designed for the Medici family or other family perhaps the Peri due to design of diamond ring and pears but may be a general image suitable for a marriage or engagement
Blackwork sleeves. Spanish technique of fancywork, 17th-18th century. Catherine of Aragon was a talented artist in fancywork and a perfect sewer. Even after a scandalous divorce with her, Henry XVIII claimed the shirts sewed by Catherine. That was a constant subject of argues between him and Anna Boleyn.