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Embroidery and lace. Stitches: counted satin, cross, double running, long-armed cross, Montenegrin cross, running, trellis; pulled work including single faggot, square ground; cutwork with buttonhole filling.

Provenance

Lent by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick, February 15, 1943; gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

English, mid-17th century

Object Place

Britain

Dimensions

71 x 21.3 cm (27 15/16 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.281

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with linen and silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles