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Table Cover (Italy), late 16th–early 17th century

This is a Table cover. It is dated late 16th–early 17th century and we acquired it in 1949. Its medium is linen, silk and its technique is embroidered in satin, darning and running stitches. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 110 x 78 cm (43 5/16 x 30 11/16 in.)

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Table Cover (Italy), late 16th–early 17th century; linen, silk; H x W: 110 x 78 cm (43 5/16 x 30 11/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Erskine Hewitt; 1949-119-3

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