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Embroidered decorative band

A slim undulating stalk with a series of triple blossomed flowers and pomegranate motives repeating on either side of it. Polychrome floss silk yarns on a linen ground. Missing or decayed yarns; ground stained.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

English or Central European (?), 17th century (?)

Object Place

England or Central Europe (?)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts