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A work made of linen, plain weave; drawn work in bullion, buttonhole, double faggot, eyelet, hem, detached overcast, double overcast, overcast, satin, and stem stitches; cut work in buttonhole and interlocking lace stitches; buttonhole, double buttonhole, and overcast bars decorated with bullion, plaited and buttonhole collar picots (needle lace fillings); glass beads; heading (later in date): cotton, bobbin straight lace.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; drawn work in bullion, buttonhole, double faggot, eyelet, hem, detached overcast, double overcast, overcast, satin, and stem stitches; cut work in buttonhole and interlocking lace stitches; buttonhole, double buttonhole, and overcast bars decorated with bullion, plaited and buttonhole collar picots (needle lace fillings); glass beads; heading (later in date): cotton, bobbin straight lace.

Date:

Early 17th century

Artist:

Italy

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Origin

Italy

Date

1601–1625

Medium

Linen, plain weave; drawn work in bullion, buttonhole, double faggot, eyelet, hem, detached overcast, double overcast, overcast, satin, and stem stitches; cut work in buttonhole and interlocking lace stitches; buttonhole, double buttonhole, and overcast bars decorated with bullion, plaited and buttonhole collar picots (needle lace fillings); glass beads; heading (later in date): cotton, bobbin straight lace

Dimensions

27.95 x 427.1 cm (11 x 168 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Grace R. Smith Textile Endowment

Reference Number

1997.184

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