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Cover or towel

White linen with a wide and two narrower bands across each end of embroidery in four-sided stitch worked like double running with rust colored thread, and bands of bobbin lace made with white linen and rust colored linen thread. The design consists of branches bearing conventionalized foliage...

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Credit Line

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

Italian, 16th–17th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

38.1158

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles