Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Border of needle lace

Date:
early 17th century
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Linen needle lace
Dimensions:
L. 40 1/4 x W. 4 1/4 inches (102.2 x 10.8 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Laces
Credit Line:
The Mabel Metcalf Fahnestock Collection, the gift of Ruth Fahnestock Schermerhorn and Faith Fahnestock, 1933
Accession Number:
33.90.29
Not on view
[ Jacques Krakauer ; sold to Mrs. Fahnestock ] ; Mabel Metcalf Fahnestock (until d. 1930; to her daughters) ; Ruth Fahnestock Schermerhorn ; and Faith Fahnestock (1930–33; to MMA)
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