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Round neck ruffle

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Yellowish linen, once covered with a fine yellow linen, almost all worn away, embroidered with conventionalized flowers, couched gold and silver thread, outlined with black silk chain stitch, and gold sequins. Gold bright, silver tarnished, many loose threads. Lined with linen, some repairs. ...

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Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman

Italian, 17th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

Width: 41 5/16 in. (105 cm) Diameter: 122 cm (48 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1320

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes