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Coarse gauze woven with rust colored linen thread with design of rosettes within a diamond lattice worked with cream colored linen thread. Edged with heavy cream colored linen bobbin lace. Cut from larger piece (two pieces joined).

Credit Line

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

Italian ?, 17th–18th century

Object Place

Italy ?

Accession Number

38.1172

Medium or Technique

Linen; buratto

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles