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Band of embroidery

Band of embroidery, light brownish cotton ground with design of stylized plants and small birds, worked with brilliant shades of orange, pink, yellow, green, and blue silk, satin and couched stitches, narrow bobbin lace worked with cream and pink silk, lower edge torn.

Credit Line

John Wheelock Eliot Fund

Spanish, 18th–19th century

Object Place

Spain

Accession Number

49.20

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles