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Valance

Italian (Sicily)
17th century


Object Place: Sicily, Italy

Dimensions

Width X depth including fringe: 163 in., 805 cm (414 cm, 316 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1185

Medium or Technique

Lace, point. Punto tirato or tela tirata. Drawn-work.

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White linen, rectangles joined by bands of bobbin lace, with strip of drawn-work in white linen with symmetrical foliage pattern across bottom. Edged with knotted linen fringe.

Credit Line

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