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Coverlet. Warp: linen. Weft: linen. Embroidery threads: silk and gold metallic threads. Exotic flowers, dentated leaves, and scrollwork embroidered with shades of red and green silk threads and couched gold metallic threads on natural colored quilted linen ground. Central floral medallion and...

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Credit Line

Gift in memory of Larry Salmon

English, late 17th–early 18th century

Object Place

England

Dimensions

157.48 x 144.78 cm (62 x 57 in.)

Accession Number

1985.417

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with silk and gold-colored metal threads embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles