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Embroidered curtain

Highly stylized floral motif repeating in dense rows. Flame stitch on canvas. Polychrome silk yarns, blue cotton bottom edging and lining. Condition very good.

Provenance

Worked by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

American, early 20th century

Object Place

USA

Accession Number

45.322

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidery on cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles