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Swaddling band

Cream colored linen worked with crimson silk. Design: zigzag vine worked with crimson silk in back stitch. Edged with needlepoint worked with crimson silk and cream colored linen. Stained, torn. Coll. Achille Jubinal No. 63 "Bande toile brodee rouge"

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

Italian, 17th century

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Medium or Technique

Embroidery; punto scritto


Textiles and Fashion Arts