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Stitches: buttonhole, needleweaving, satin, stem. Metallic thread: couching.

Provenance

1938, gift of Philip Lehman (b. 1861 - d. 1947), New York, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 14, 1938)

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman

Possibly German, first half of 18th century

Object Place

Germany (possibly)

Dimensions

82.9 x 42.4 cm (32 5/8 x 16 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1147

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk and metallic thread

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles