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Embroidery

White linen. On this are embroidered with laid work and back stitch, figures surrounded with branching, flowering plant forms and birds in profile. The work is done with blue and red linen thread. On two sides are narrow geometerical borders.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably German,

Accession Number

96.92

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles