Italian or Sardinian
Object Place: Italy or Sardinia
63 x 163.3 cm (24 13/16 x 64 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen embroidery on linen plain weave ground, and linen bobbin lace
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Rectangular cover. Unpatterned field with conventional leaf with sprig motifs at either end repeating at an angle; a band bearing a repeating geometric “S” motif; a line of similar leaf with sprig motifs and three drawn-work bands. Whole design enclosed above and below by similar length-wise drawn-work bands. Scalloped bobbin lace trim. Rust linen yarns on a white linen ground. Minor stains and repairs.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection