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Point lace

Italian
17th century


Dimensions

127 x 154 cm (50 x 60 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.54 x 1.27

Accession Number

01.6299

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Buratto. Hanging. Heliotrope silk buratto worked with a scrolling floral design of flowers in bright yellow, pink, greens, blues, heliotrope and white; is used as borders on three sides of a piece of green silk. Red and gold fringe on three sides.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection