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Punto di Milano, band from table cover?

Italian
17th century


Dimensions

10 x 368 cm (3 15/16 x 144 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 3.68 x .10

Accession Number

33.455

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: white linen. Design: zig-zag of conventionalized branches, leaves and fruit, the pattern left in white linen, the ground worked with red silk the linen threads drawn together in groups to form close rectangular mesh. See 33.454.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Elizabeth Mifflin Hammond