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Undulating serrated vertical lines forming oval compartments containign various naturalistic flowers. Polychrome silk yarns. Condition good, black yarns uniformly rotted out.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian, probably 17th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

116 x 176.7 cm (45 11/16 x 69 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.842

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidery on linen ground, and linen backing

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles