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Ground: pale greenish yellow linen, with bands along sides and across ends worked with greenish yellow silk. Design: angular foliage in linen, the ground formed by two-sided cross stitch pulled to make open mesh ground. Edged with gold bobbin lace points. Worn, stained.

Credit Line

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

Italian, 17th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

38.1155

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles