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Border (Probably for Table Cloth)

A work made of linen, plain weave; cut and drawn thread work in needle lace fillings; embroidered in bullion, buttonhole, double hem, eyelet, overcast, and satin stitches; couching; edged with macramé.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; cut and drawn thread work in needle lace fillings; embroidered in bullion, buttonhole, double hem, eyelet, overcast, and satin stitches; couching; edged with macramé.

Date:

1601/25

Artist:

Italy

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Title

Border (Probably for Table Cloth)

Origin

Italy

Date

Made 1601–1625

Medium

Linen, plain weave; cut and drawn thread work in needle lace fillings; embroidered in bullion, buttonhole, double hem, eyelet, overcast, and satin stitches; couching; edged with macramé

Dimensions

19.8 × 256.8 cm (7 3/4 × 101 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Wood, Mrs. Bertha Palmer Thorne, Mrs. Rose Movius Palmer, and Mrs. Gordon Palmer

Reference Number

1969.194

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