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A work made of gilt-and silvered-metal-strip-wrapped silk, silk-wrapped-animal-substrate strips, and gilt-metal-wire-wrapped animal substrate, bobbin straight lace.
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  • A work made of gilt-and silvered-metal-strip-wrapped silk, silk-wrapped-animal-substrate strips, and gilt-metal-wire-wrapped animal substrate, bobbin straight lace.

Date:

c. 1660

Artist:

Spain

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

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Origin

Spain

Date

Made 1655–1665

Medium

Gilt-and silvered-metal-strip-wrapped silk, silk-wrapped-animal-substrate strips, and gilt-metal-wire-wrapped animal substrate, bobbin straight lace

Dimensions

17.7 × 115.3 cm (7 × 45 3/8 in.) Weft repeat: 11 cm (4 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Mrs. Richard J. L. Senior, Mrs. Arthur Kelly, Mrs. Alva W. Phelps, Mrs. Peter McKinney, Mrs. John J. Bransfield, Jr., and the 1993 Silk Worm Travel Group

Reference Number

1993.225

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