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The ground is of red satin. The design of the main field consists of rows of single deeply indented leaf-like forms separated by rows of simple leaf-like forms worked with blue silk and outlined with yellow cord. On three sides is a deep border with two narrow guard bands, the designs of which...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Spanish,

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts