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Valance (cut at ends)

Italian (Sicily)
17th century


Object Place: Sicily, Italy

Dimensions

Height x width: 28 3/8 x 107 1/2 in. (72 x 273 cm)

Accession Number

38.1182

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Heavy white linen with vertical bands of drawn-work in faded rust colored linen. Drawn-work border in faded rust colored thread sewed to bottom. Design: angular foliage and flowers.

Credit Line

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