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Possibly a seat or cushion cover. A yellow basket supporting a large naturalistic floral bunch including roses with various other blossoms and leaves. Polychrome silk yarns in tent stitch entirely covering a white cotton canvas. Slightly worn; some small hooles to ground. See: 43. 1021.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

German (?), late 18th–19th century (?)

Object Place

Germany (?)


47.9 x 48.7 cm (18 7/8 x 19 3/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen, Silk; embroidery - Silk embroidery on linen


Textiles and Fashion Arts