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Ground: cream colored linen quilted with light yellow silk in backstitch in small scale lozenge diaper. Design: large gold central oval medallion with shallow scalloped edges, enclosing central full blown carnation with other carnations radiating from it; one fourth of central medallion...

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Provenance

Lent by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick, February 15, 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

English, early 18th century

Object Place

England

Dimensions

165.7 x 148.5 cm (65 1/4 x 58 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.261

Medium or Technique

Linen ground embroidered with silk and metallic threads, quilted?

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles