White linen worked with crimson silk
Object Place: Italy
Height x width: 36 5/8 x 5 1/8 in. (93 x 13 cm)
Medium or Technique
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Design: horizontal band with zigzag of conventional foliage and flowers left in linen, the fine rectangular mesh ground worked with crimson silk in two-sided cross stitch pulled tight. Fringe woven with crimson and cream colored silk sewed along bottom and one side. Worn, repaired.
Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman