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Punto di Milano embroidery

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White linen embroidered with red silk. Separated from 01.6277. Embroidery, a sort of cross stitch, Italian or Sicilian.

Provenance

Gardner Brewer Collection.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Dimensions

Overall (object folded and stitched; old dimensions retained): 17.5 x 63 cm (6 7/8 x 24 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.8380

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles