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Unpatterned green silk field. Border of silhouetted curling leafy stalks, repeating alternately over-turned, of white linen cloth trimmed with polychrome silk yarns and small loops of metallic yarn in broad bands at either end and narrow bands on either side. Narrow band of unpatterned green...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Spanish or Italian, 17th–18th century

Object Place

Spain or Italy

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cut linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts