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Cover or hanging

Center, repeating lozenge motif within a hooked lattice pattern. Sections at each end bearing highly stylized characteristic animal and floral motives. Polychrome wool, cotton and silk yarns on a linen ground. Condtion good.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Sardinian, Late 19th century

Object Place

Sardinia

Accession Number

43.865

Medium or Technique

Wool, cotton, and silk embroidery on linen plain weave ground, silk trim, and silk ribbon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles