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Execution scene (Mary Queen of Scots?) Three men and three women in 16th century style dress. One woman is kneeling before the block, holding a cross to her chest, while the other two console her. The men, one seated, one holding a headsman's axe, look on. Country setting. Polychrome floss silk...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

English or American (?), 19th century

Object Place

England or U.S.A. (?)

Dimensions

39.8 x 48 cm (15 11/16 x 18 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1027

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles