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Straight band

probably Spanish
17th century

Object Place: Spain


Length of bobbin edging sewed on back: 78.5 x 15 cm (30 7/8 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Lace, bobbin

Not On View


Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Straight band worked with gold thread (gilded silver wound on neutral yellow silk) and linen thread, trimmed with gilded sequins, colored silk and colored glass (?), and edged with bobbin lace worked with gold thread and linen thread. Mount on faded salmon colored silk.

Credit Line

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