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Stitches: back, Cretan, cross, eyelet, rice, rococco, Russian overcast filling; metal yarns embroidered including chain, couching, knot, plaited braid.

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, 17th century

Object Place

Britain

Dimensions

55.1 x 24.2 cm (21 11/16 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

43.279

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk and metallic thread

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles