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Cover

Italian
19th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 85 x 162cm (33 7/16 x 63 3/4in.)

Accession Number

43.890

Medium or Technique

Silk floss embroidery on linen plain weave, and silk and linen lace trim

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Unpatterned linen field with linen fillet (buratto) panels worked in linen and floss silk yarns attached to either end, bearing flowers on a curling stem repeating and surrounded by smaller flowers. Outer border of lace worked in like manner. Minor stains.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection