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Cover

Italian
1675–1725


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

57 x 63.4 cm (22 7/16 x 24 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.454

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Four rectangular bands of linen gauze, each decorated with a semi-naturalistic horizontally undulating leafy stalk in polychrome silk yarns, bordered all around with scalloped metallic and silk yarn lace; all mounted on a pink silk backing. Good condition; packing stained and faded in spots.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection