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Border

Unknownlate 16th–early 17th century

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Wide border of two rows of squares filled with geometrically balanced floral shapes.

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Details

  • Title: Border
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: late 16th–early 17th century
  • Provenance: ex-collection: Camerino
  • Exhibitions: Cooper Union, New York: "The Greenleaf Collection, Textile Arts from the 16th to early 19th century," 22 Jan. – 9 May 1964, p. 13, no. 102.
  • Dimensions: H x W: 13.5 x 34 cm (5 5/16 x 13 3/8 in.)
  • Type: Border
  • Rights: Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf
  • Medium: Medium: linen Technique: grid of laid cords with needle lace, reticella style

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