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Ground: loosely woven cream white linen. Design: bands of conventional geometric forms at short distance from each end, narrower borders of similar forms across ends, to which are sewed strips of punto avorio and fringe. Worked with cream white linen thread in laid stitches with lines of...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Nellie Parney Carter

Italian, 16th century

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Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts