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Pair of Cuffs

A work made of linen, plain weave; cut and drawn work in interlocking lace and overcast stitches; darned and overcast bars; buttonhole ring picots; embroidered in bullion, buttonhole, double faggot, double hem, overcast back, overcast and satin stitches; attached edge of plain weave; cut and drawn work in double hem, darning and overcast stitches; buttonhole and overcast bars; bullion picots.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; cut and drawn work in interlocking lace and overcast stitches; darned and overcast bars; buttonhole ring picots; embroidered in bullion, buttonhole, double faggot, double hem, overcast back, overcast and satin stitches; attached edge of plain weave; cut and drawn work in double hem, darning and overcast stitches; buttonhole and overcast bars; bullion picots.

Date:

1525/50

Artist:

Italy

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Pair of Cuffs

Origin

Italy

Date

Made 1525–1550

Medium

Linen, plain weave; cut and drawn work in interlocking lace and overcast stitches; darned and overcast bars; buttonhole ring picots; embroidered in bullion, buttonhole, double faggot, double hem, overcast back, overcast and satin stitches; attached edge of plain weave; cut and drawn work in double hem, darning and overcast stitches; buttonhole and overcast bars; bullion picots

Dimensions

a: 16.2 × 21.8 cm (6 3/8 × 6 5/9 in.) b: 16.6 × 21.6 cm (6 1/2 × 8 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Antiquarian Society

Reference Number

1900.3172a-b

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