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Ground: buratto (gauze) woven with bluish green silk. Design: flowers and foliage on curving stems embroidered (satin stitch) with brown, yellow, pale blue and two shades of pink and green silk. White and orange silk originally in the design has almost all rotted. The buratto has been repaired.

Credit Line

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

Italian, 17th–18th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

38.1095

Medium or Technique

Lace, point - buratto

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles