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Valance

White linen, rectangles joined by bands of bobbin lace, with strip of drawn-work in white linen with symmetrical foliage pattern across bottom. Edged with knotted linen fringe.

Credit Line

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

Italian (Sicily), 17th century

Object Place

Sicily, Italy

Accession Number

38.1185

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles