Object Place: Italy
Height x width: 56 5/16 x 39 3/8 in. (143 x 100 cm)
Medium or Technique
Lace, point - buratto
Not On View
Green silk with border of buratto (gauze) sewed around edge. The buratto is woven with green silk embroidered with cream colored linen and yellow silk in a conventionalized floral pattern. Edged with bobbin lace woven with green and yellow silk and cream colored linen. Stained, spotted with wax and worn. Many small holes in green silk.
Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman