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White linen field divided into square compartments by drawn-work lines. Attached tan linen, narrow side and wide end, borders. Ends: A central half-human, half-floral figure hold a cornucopia in either hand from which symmetrical, curling, lush, stylized vines emanate. Amidst the vines are...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian or Portugese, 17th century

Object Place

Italy or Portugal

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave ground and drawn work, silk floss embroidery, and silk looped fringe


Textiles and Fashion Arts