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Ground: linen warp, cotton weft, 2/1 weft twill brushed to create nap, selvedges along top and bottom, scalloped sides. Design: undulating stem along top edge with various flowers and leaves, with branching stems with flowers in bud and in blossom filling remainder of field. Embroidered with...

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Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

Crewelwork embroidery

English, first half of the 18th century

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41.3 x 182.8 cm (16 1/4 x 71 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen and cotton twill with wool embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts