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Cover or hanging

Small center section with stylized floral motives outlined in black. Bordered by similar sets of rectangular sections on each end bearing characteristic stylized floral and animal motives, and a repeating man on horseback motif. Polychrome wool, silk and metallic yarns on a linen ground. Worn in...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Sardinian, Late 19th century

Object Place

Sardinia

Accession Number

43.862

Medium or Technique

Cotton, silk, wool, and metallic thread embroideryed on linen plain weave ground, and silk trim and ribbon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles