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Bedspread

Three panels joined at selvedges. Field: overall lattice pattern containing highly stylized floral motives. Border: repeating main motif, two birds confronted above a vase containing large blossoms. Polychrome fringe on three sides and forming a quarter circle in two corners. Heavy purple ,...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Sardinian, early 20th century

Object Place

Sardinia

Accession Number

49.552

Medium or Technique

Wool embroidered on cotton ground with applied wool woven looped fringe

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles