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Embroidery (Italy)

This is a Embroidery. It is dated 16th century and we acquired it in 1968. Its medium is silk, metal thread on linen. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Howard J. Sachs. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Howard J. Sachs.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 44 x 34 cm (17 5/16 x 13 3/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Embroidery (Italy); silk, metal thread on linen; H x W: 44 x 34 cm (17 5/16 x 13 3/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. Howard J. Sachs; 1968-2-2

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