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Drawnwork band

Stylized palmate blossom repeating within connecting octagonal compartments. A smaller palmate blossom repeats in the interstices. White linen and rust silk yarns. Bobbin lace border on three sides. Condition good, border torn.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Sardinian (?), 19th century (?)

Object Place

Sardinia (?)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Linen and silk lace drawnwork


Textiles and Fashion Arts