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Embroidery

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Heavy white linen, the ground is embroidered with tent-stitch (long-legged cross-stitch) and dark red silk, the design of birds and plant forms is of linen outlined and detailed with dark green silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian or Spanish,

Dimensions

Overall: 7.4 x 9.5 cm (2 15/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

16.298

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles