Requires Photography

Probably part of bed-curtain

Italian (Sicily?)
16th–17th century

Object Place: Sicily?, Italy


Height x width: 113 x 10 5/8 in. (287 x 27 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Lace, point, punto tirato or tela tirata, drawn-work

Not On View


Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Cream colored linen with band of angular birds, animals and human figures, a ship and a castle. Design in linen on rectangular mesh ground (same threads have been drawn out and remaining threads whipped over with linen thread).

Credit Line

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