Object Place: Italy
Height x width: 51 15/16 x 10 5/8 in. (132 x 27 cm)
Medium or Technique
Lace, point - buratto
Not On View
Ground: buratto (gauze) woven with bluish green silk. Design: flowers and foliage on curving stems embroidered (satin stitch) with brown, yellow, pale blue and two shades of pink and green silk. White and orange silk originally in the design has almost all rotted. The buratto has been repaired.
Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman