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Handkerchief

A work made of linen, plain weave; edged with needle lace worked on a plain weave; cut and drawn work grid; reticella pattern and bobbin straight lace points.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; edged with needle lace worked on a plain weave; cut and drawn work grid; reticella pattern and bobbin straight lace points.

Date:

1601/50

Artist:

Italy

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Handkerchief

Origin

Italy

Date

Made 1601–1650

Medium

Linen, plain weave; edged with needle lace worked on a plain weave; cut and drawn work grid; Reticella pattern and bobbin straight lace points

Dimensions

42.2 × 44 cm (16 5/8 × 17 3/8 in.) Bobbin border repeat: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.) Needle border repeat: 2.9 cm (1 1/8 in.) Bobbin height: 2.6 cm (1 1/8 in.) Needle height: 3.0 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Edward E. Ayer in memory of Edward E. Ayer

Reference Number

1933.1527

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