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Table cover. Fine linen ground, embroidered with plychrome silks and gold and silver yarns in satin, split and running stitches. In each corner of central field, a symmetrical bouquet of flowers and ears of wheat issuing from urns; at each end of this, a band showing rinceaux composed of flowers...

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Credit Line

Mary L. Smith Fund

17th century

Object Place



109 x 224.5 cm (42 15/16 x 88 3/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen embroidered with silk and metallic yarns


Textiles and Fashion Arts