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Altar cloth

Italian?
18th or 19th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

232 x 73.5 cm (91 5/16 x 28 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

64.1005

Medium or Technique

Linen; lace, point, punto tirato, drawn-work

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Material: heavy cream-colored linen. Design: main field done in drawn and cut-work, border of drawn work and darning. Bobbin lace border on sides and bottom. Stylized floral motifs. Condition good.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mildred McCormick for The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection