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Valance ("Wedding Train")

Date:
16th century
Culture:
Italian (Sicily)
Medium:
Embroidered net
Dimensions:
L. 23 x W. 42 inches 58.4 x 106.7 cm
Classification:
Textiles-Laces
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1920
Accession Number:
20.186.375
Not on view
Ida Schiff ; Miss Mary H. Smith , 1920; sold to MMA
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