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Fine linen with band of drawn-work at each end with design of conventionalized floral sprays on a square mesh formed by threads being drawn out and the remaining ones whipped over. Deep scalloped flounce of netting with diamond mesh and design of round holes worked around. Marked in cross-stitch...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Parthenia Ford

Peruvian, probably early 19th century

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Medium or Technique

Linen, drawn-work and netting


Textiles and Fashion Arts