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Stumpwork picture, seated king, two figures before king. (Not embroidered, but made with scraps of fabric over stuffing.)

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Dimensions

34.2 x 38.3 x 4 cm (13 7/16 x 15 1/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.173

Medium or Technique

Stumpwork with silk, silk velvet, leather, metal thread, silk thread embroidery, and bast fiber stuffing in wood frame with glass

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles