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Valance

A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered in romanian, satin, and stem stitches.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered in romanian, satin, and stem stitches.

Date:

c. 1760

Artist:

Hannah Hinman Twitchell Pierce (American, 1721/22–1770)
United States, Connecticut, Southbury

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Artist

Hannah Hinman Twitchell Pierce

Title

Valance

Origin

Connecticut

Date

Made 1750–1770

Medium

Linen, plain weave; embroidered in Romanian, satin, and stem stitches

Dimensions

37 × 198.2 cm (14 1/2 × 78 in.)

Credit Line

Robert Allerton Endowment; Restricted Gift of an Anonymous Donor

Reference Number

1995.63c

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