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Darned netting

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Two pieces of linen fagoted together. On the lower edge a deep border of darned netting with design of armed warriors. The two middle ones riding toward a vase of flowers.

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation

Spanish, late 16th–early 17th century


84.5 x 236.5 cm (33 1/4 x 93 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 2.365 x .845

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Medium or Technique

Point lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts