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Embroidered clocks of polychrome silk yarns in conventionalized trees in baskets and birds, zig-zag border, knitted pink silk ground. Condition: faded, some discoloration; holes and runs in b. (Cf. 38.1215a,b)

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian, 17th century

Object Place

Probably Spain


22 x 49 cm (8 11/16 x 19 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; knitting and embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts