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Embroidered picture

King and Queen in landscape, surrounded by birds, insects and animals with windmill in background. Border of scrolling vines with fruit and flowers. Silk, silver and gilt-silver yarns, purl, seed pearls and fancy wires embroidered on linen, raised work. Figures have carved wood hands covered in...

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The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

English, mid-17th century

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Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts