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A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk in back, hem and double running stitches; edged with silk, bobbin straight lace.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk in back, hem and double running stitches; edged with silk, bobbin straight lace.

Date:

1601/25 (center: 19th century)

Artist:

Italy

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Title

Cover

Origin

Italy

Date

1601–1625

Medium

Linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk in back, hem and double running stitches; edged with silk, bobbin straight lace

Dimensions

159.4 x 97.9 cm (62 3/4 x 38 1/2 in.) Border repeat: 8.2 x 7.5 cm (3 1/4 x 3 in.) Bobbin lace height: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.) Center panel (pieced in.): 114.8 x 71 cm (45 1/8 x 28 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Emily Crane Chadbourne

Reference Number

1937.684

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