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Border (Italy), early 20th century

This is a Border. It is dated early 20th century and we acquired it in 1962. Its medium is linen and its technique is needle lace (punto in aria style). It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf (American, 1887–1961). It is credited Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 10.5 x 19.5 cm (4 1/8 x 7 11/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Border (Italy), early 20th century; linen; H x W: 10.5 x 19.5 cm (4 1/8 x 7 11/16 in.); Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf; 1962-50-218

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