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White satin: worked with silk and metal threads and purl (spiral wire, some of it silk-covered). Design: Flora seated on grassy bank with pot of flowers on her knee and flowers in each hand, surrounded by flowers, birds and animals, worked in satin stitch and lace stitches in greens, blues, and...

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Gift of Miss Annie E. Blodgett

English, 17th century


24 x 31 cm (9 7/16 x 12 3/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .31 x .24

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Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts