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Cream colored silk gauze embroidered in coarse satin stitch with white, pink, yellow, green, and blue silk. In center panel three vases of conventionalized flowers flanked by ducks, crowned lions, small birds, and parrots. Scalloped border with large conventionalized flowers, edges with pink and...

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Provenance

Lent by Mrs. Jason Westerfield, July 26, 1954, returned July 15, 1957

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jason Westerfield

Italian or Spanish, 18th century

Object Place

Italy or Spain

Accession Number

59.476

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidered

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles