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Embroidered border fragment

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Undyed plain weave linen border fragment embroidered in red silk in double running and satin stitches with reversible geometric pattern.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian or Spanish, mid 16th–mid 17th century


Overall: 16.8 x 40 cm (6 5/8 x 15 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embrodiered with silk in double running and satin stitches


Textiles and Fashion Arts