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Punto di Milane, drawn-work table cover

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

115 x 90 cm (45 1/4 x 35 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .90 x 1.15

Accession Number

28.86

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: white linen. Design: border on four sides with very conventional undulating vine. Background worked with neutral yellow silk. Narrow yellow silk fringe sewed around edge.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates