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Valance

Valence. A crosslet on a lozenge repeating within lozenge compartments in staggered compacted rows. Rust linen ground. Blue and white cotton fringe along botom edge. Worn in many areas; some repairs.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian or Sardinian, 17th century(?)

Object Place

Italy or Sardinia

Accession Number

45.973

Medium or Technique

Linen embroidered on linen plain weave, and cotton woven fringe

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles