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Altar Frontal (Italy), 16th century

This is a Altar frontal. It is dated 16th century and we acquired it in 1952. Its medium is linen and its technique is grid of withdrawn element with needle lace, reticella style. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 291 x 97 cm (9 ft. 6 9/16 in. x 38 3/16 in.)

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Altar Frontal (Italy), 16th century; linen; H x W: 291 x 97 cm (9 ft. 6 9/16 in. x 38 3/16 in.); 1952-162-128

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