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Altar cover
Altar cover
Date:
ca. 1550
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Linen With Reticella Lace
Dimensions:
95 x 154 cm (37 3/8 x 60 5/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1979.65.6
Acquisition Date:
1978-11-07
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. D.L. Wemple

Fine linen with two rows of inset needle medallions, whitework and reticella lace forming the border. Very good condition.
Refd: Powys, Lace and Lacemaking, pp. 9-10
Pollen, Seven Centuries of Lace, pp. 14, 17, Plates 29, 33