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Probably a cushion cover

Ground: cream colored satin. Design: oval medallion worked in high relief with tarnished gold thread, framing a figure of cupid, pieced by an arrow, with the device "Absence Killeth" worked with blue, green, neutral yellow and cream silk, in satin stitch, surrounded by floral scrolls with four...

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Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Lucy Houghton Eaton

English, Second quarter 17th century,

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .28 x .195 not including frame

Accession Number

33.9

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Textiles