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Rectangular panel of embroidery

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Rectangular panel, made up of many fragments. Weft twill ground fabric with linen warp and cotton weft. Pattern, embroidered with blue (faded from green) crewels in brick, chain and other stitches, shows undulating branches and large scale leaves with prominent veins, rendered as shaded...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot

English, 17th century

Object Place

England

Dimensions

102 x 119.5 cm (40 3/16 x 47 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.135

Medium or Technique

Linen ground with cotton embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles