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Chest cover

Ground: coarse linen with stripes of yellowish green and neutral orange silk. Design: bands of geometric animals, people and flowers, in embroidery weaving, with reddish orange, neutral orange, yellowish green, yellow and gray silk, blue cotton, and a little tarnished metal thread (gilded copper...

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Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund

Sardinian, 19th century

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Medium or Technique

Cotton, linen and silk


Textiles and Fashion Arts