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Valance (cut at ends)

Heavy white linen with vertical bands of drawn-work in faded rust colored linen. Drawn-work border in faded rust colored thread sewed to bottom. Design: angular foliage and flowers.

Credit Line

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

Italian (Sicily), 17th century

Object Place

Sicily, Italy

Accession Number

38.1182

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles