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Christening cover

Italian
18th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

Height x width: 36 1/4 x 38 9/16 in. (92 x 98 cm) including fringe

Accession Number

38.1047

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ground: cream-white satin. Design: border, fruit and foliage, worked in satin stitch with pink, brown, yellow, green, blue, black and faded purple silk. Trimmed with pink silk fringe. Stained. Like 38.1048.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman