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Band (Italy)

This is a Band. It is dated late 16th–early 17th century and we acquired it in 1962. Its medium is linen and its technique is needle lace (the tabs were worked on a 4-element braid. the 2 3/8 in. square grid of the band was created by two 4-element flat braids along the length connected by cords covered with figure-8 interlacing.). It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf (American, 1887–1961). It is credited Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 59 x 13 cm (23 1/4 x 5 1/8 in.) Repeat H: 24.1 cm (9 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Band (Italy); Previously owned by Miss Frances Morris ; linen; H x W: 59 x 13 cm (23 1/4 x 5 1/8 in.) Repeat H: 24.1 cm (9 1/2 in.); Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf; 1962-50-220

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