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Cloth-of-silver with couched gilt-silver lattice and embroidered red, salmon, green, yellow silk-covered metal flowers and birds. Center and two side seams. Condition: worn and faded. Ref.: Seligman and Hughes, Domestic Needlework, Pl. 29B.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

English, 1665–80

Object Place

England

Dimensions

21 x 25.5 cm (8 1/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1922

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes