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Curtain or cover

Curtain or cover. Two halves joined by a bobbin lace strip. At the bottom each half bears a central stylized floral motif with geometric leaves, flanked by a pair of crosslets. Two similar floral motifs, flanked by a pair of small birds, angle inward from each corner. Narrow lace borders. Bobbin...

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The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Spanish, 17th century

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Silk embroidery on linen plain weave, and linen bobbin lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts