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Pieces of embroidery [one of two]

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White cotton-and-linen ground with sprays of carnation, rose and pomegranate (?), insects in interspaces; worked with polychrome wools in chain stitch.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall: 16.2 x 48 cm (6 3/8 x 18 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.2586b

Medium or Technique

Cotton-and-Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles