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A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk floss in buttohole, double hem, hem, and overcast stitches; cut and drawn work with silk in needle lace filling stitches.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk floss in buttohole, double hem, hem, and overcast stitches; cut and drawn work with silk in needle lace filling stitches.

Date:

1875/1900 (revival lace)

Artist:

Italy

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Origin

Italy

Date

Made 1875–1900

Medium

Linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk floss in buttohole, double hem, hem, and overcast stitches; cut and drawn work with silk in needle lace filling stitches

Dimensions

6.2 x 286.1 cm (2 1/2 x 112 5/8 in.) Width repeat: 34.6-37.4 cm (13 5/8 x 14 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

1934.410

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