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Fine white linen, lined with coarser linen worked in back-stitch with neutral yellow silk. Design: all-over repeated pattern of intertwining scrolls and foliated leaves or feathers, and small globes. Bound with worn white silk. Very much stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Annie E. Blodgett

English, 17th–18th century

Dimensions

106 x 83 cm (41 3/4 x 32 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

32.71

Medium or Technique

Linen tabbty with silk embroidery and silk faille binding

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles