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Shaped border

Date:
18th century
Culture:
Italian, Venice
Medium:
Needle lace
Dimensions:
W. 53 x H. 2 1/2 inches 134.6 x 6.4 cm
Classification:
Textiles-Laces
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. John Jacob Astor, 1888
Accession Number:
88.1.77
Not on view
Charlotte Augusta Gibbes Astor (until 1888; to MMA)
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