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Darned fillet and embroidery. A square divided into 9 pictorial compartments worked in darned linen fillet and edged by linen strips bearing alternating stylized floral and geometric motives embroidered in blue silk yarns, with a small darned fillet square bearing a stylized animal or floral...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Spanish, early 17th century

Object Place

Spain

Accession Number

43.881

Medium or Technique

Linen; lace, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles