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Panel fragment

Stylized leaf and grape bunch motif in comber repeat in dense rows. Polychrome silk yarns on a linen ground. Red and yellow lace border possibly a later addition. Several stains, worn. (Lace=late 17th-late 18th century)

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian, First half 17th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

43.884

Medium or Technique

Linen, Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles