Darned netting

Spanish
late 16th–early 17th century


Dimensions

84.5 x 236.5 cm (33 1/4 x 93 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 2.365 x .845

Accession Number

88.648

Medium or Technique

Point lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Two pieces of linen fagoted together. On the lower edge a deep border of darned netting with design of armed warriors. The two middle ones riding toward a vase of flowers.

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation