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Square central compartment with motif of two men, in profile, carrying a bar across their shoulders which supports a large grape bunch. (Caleb and Jacob returning from the Promised Land). Border of bands with Dutch names. Flanked by several rows of two and three letters. Repeating floral...

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Provenance

Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Dutch, 1813

Object Place

Holland

Dimensions

54 x 53.6 cm (21 1/4 x 21 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.954

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk and linen

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles