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Valance

White linen with vertical bands of drawn-work, and band of drawn-work across bottom worked with white linen thread. Design: scrolls wandflowers. Knotted linen fringe across bottom and linen fringe on sides.

Credit Line

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

Italian (Sicily), 17th century

Object Place

Sicily, Italy

Accession Number

38.1177

Medium or Technique

Lace, point, punto tirato or tela tirata. Drawn-work.

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles