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Raised work; depicting six scenes from the Old Testament including the expulsion of Hagar and Ishmael by Abraham (lower left) and possibly Moses receiving manna from heaven (lower right). Polychrome silk yarns, cotton yarns, pearls, beads, mica and wood (for hands). Soiled and faded; ground worn...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

English, 17th century

Object Place

England

Dimensions

32.5 x 42 cm (12 13/16 x 16 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.323

Medium or Technique

Stumpwork

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles