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Fillet

Sardinian
18th century


Object Place: Sardinia

Dimensions

Overall: 206 x 83.5 cm (81 1/8 x 32 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

45.981

Medium or Technique

Linen, lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Hanging. Darned fillet. Connected repeating motif of two fantastic birds confronted flanking a column which flares into highly stylized symmetrical leaves. White linen yarns on a brown silk/linen fillet. Attached white linen upper border and fringe. Some stains.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection