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Ground: natural colored linen loosely woven. Design: zig-zag lines and strawberries framed in diamonds worked in rococo stitch with cream, light blue, light neutral pink, yellowish green and dark bluish green silk.

Credit Line

Textile Special Fund

probably American, 18th–19th century


12 x 17.5 cm (4 3/4 x 6 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.16 x 0.11

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Medium or Technique

Linen; embroidered with silk


Textiles and Fashion Arts