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Green silk with border of buratto (gauze) sewed around edge. The buratto is woven with green silk embroidered with cream colored linen and yellow silk in a conventionalized floral pattern. Edged with bobbin lace woven with green and yellow silk and cream colored linen. Stained, spotted with...

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Credit Line

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

Italian, 17th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

38.1087

Medium or Technique

Lace, point - buratto

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles