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Embroidered clock of silver yarns in stylized decorative motif, knitted white and silver gore. Knitted orange silk ground, four blue and four white stripes at top. Ref.: Seligman and Hughes, Domestic Needlework, Pl. 22C. Former Coll. G. Saville Seligman (London).

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian and French, 16th–19th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

32.5 x 5.4 x 1.8 cm (12 13/16 x 2 1/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1957

Medium or Technique

Silk and gilt thread knit with gilt metal fixture and tassels

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Textiles and Fashion Arts

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