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Embroidery

Red satin on which are compact sprays of raised leaves and seed-vessels, worked with gold thread and narrow strips of silver gilt. Similar sprays placed parallel with the sides form a border. Lined with white cotton.

Provenance

Lent by Hervey E. Wetzel, March 1, 1918.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel

Turkish,

Accession Number

19.716

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles