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Embroidery fragment

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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

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

29.1036

Medium or Technique

Linen; embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles