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Center, several floral medallions outlined in black interspersed with various floral motives. Bordered by an identical set of rectangular sections on each end bearing semi-naturalistic floral motives. Polychrome wool yarns on a cotton ground. Condition good.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Sardinian, Late 19th century

Object Place

Sardinia

Accession Number

46.1026

Medium or Technique

Wool embroidery on cotton plain weave, silk binding tape, and printed cotton backing

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles