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Border (Italy), 16th century

This is a Border. It is dated 16th century and we acquired it in 1905. Its medium is silk, silver metallic thread and its technique is bobbin lace. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 28.3 x 1 cm (11 1/8 x 3/8 in.)

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Border (Italy), 16th century; silk, silver metallic thread; H x W: 28.3 x 1 cm (11 1/8 x 3/8 in.); 1905-2-58

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