Altar Frontal

A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with linen in back, cross, long-armed cross and double running stitches; edged with linen, bobbin straight lace; cotton, plain weave tape.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with linen in back, cross, long-armed cross and double running stitches; edged with linen, bobbin straight lace; cotton, plain weave tape.

Date:

18th century

Artist:

Italy

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Title

Altar Frontal

Origin

Italy

Date

1701–1800

Medium

Linen, plain weave; embroidered with linen in back, cross, long-armed cross and double running stitches; edged with linen, bobbin straight lace; cotton, plain weave tape

Dimensions

74.6 x 276.7 cm (29 3/8 x 109 in.)

Credit Line

Louise Lutz Endowment

Reference Number

1997.186

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