This is a Band. It is dated 1550–1600 and we acquired it in 1945. Its medium is linen and its technique is grid of withdrawn element work with needle lace, reticella style.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.
This object was donated by Mrs. Morris Hawkes.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 284 x 10 cm (9 ft. 3 13/16 in. x 3 15/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Band (Italy); linen; H x W: 284 x 10 cm (9 ft. 3 13/16 in. x 3 15/16 in.); 1945-9-2