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Embroidered hanging

Floss silks on pink ground

Provenance

1943, gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick (b. 1873 - d. 1957), Chicago, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 14, 1943)

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Portuguese, 18th century

Object Place

Portugal

Accession Number

43.839

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidery, and silk backing

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles