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Embroidery

Loosely woven muslin. The background of the design is of drawn-work, while the muslin which is left is outlined with chain-stitch and detailed with button-hole stitch, and laid-work.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

18th century

Accession Number

07.815

Medium or Technique

Embroidered muslin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles