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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.

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The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Sardinian, Late 19th century

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


Textiles and Fashion Arts