Border (Italy), 16th century
This is a Border. It is dated 16th century and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is linen and its technique is grid of withdrawn element work with needle lace, reticella style. It is a part of the Textiles department.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 68.6 x 11.2 cm (27 x 4 7/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Border (Italy), 16th century; Previously owned by Mrs. Abram S. Hewitt (American, 1830–1912); linen; H x W: 68.6 x 11.2 cm (27 x 4 7/16 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt, from the textile collection of Mrs. Abram Stevens Hewitt; 1931-4-91