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Stumpwork picture, dated 1649.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

European, 19th century(?)

Dimensions

31 x 34.8 x 4.8 cm (12 3/16 x 13 11/16 x 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

46.745

Medium or Technique

Silk ground with silk fabric, linen lace, Silk knit nitting, and silk, wool and metal thread embroidery, and metal pearls, and glass beads (possibly stone beads), and wood frame with glass

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles