Band with ecclesiastical inscription
Object Place: France
Overall: 5 x 302 cm (1 15/16 x 118 7/8 in.)
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Brilliant pinkish-orange silk with cupids holding scrolls with Latin inscriptions alternating with designs containing human figures and animals, most of them copied from lace designs by Vinciolo woven with gold and silver thread and a little black silk. Trimmed with narrow bobbin lace (tarnished metal thread) and lined with orange silk.
Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman