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Stitches including: basket, cross, double running, eyelet, Florentine, ladder and variations, long-armed cross, needleweaving, plaited braid, reverse chain, rice, rococo, Roumanian, running, satin.

Provenance

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend to MFA, 1939

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

British, 17th century

Object Place

Britain

Dimensions

52 x 17.3 cm (20 1/2 x 6 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

39.568

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk, wool and metallic thread

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles