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White linen. The design which is worked with line stitch, chain stitch and laid work, and with red and yellow silk, consists of bands of diagonal ornament crossed by vertical columns. The linen is joined by fagotting, and is edged with buttonhole stitch and loops and knots.

Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige

Probably Italian,

Dimensions

Overall: 17 x 78 cm (6 11/16 x 30 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

95.1126

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles