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Embroidery

A strip of white linen or cotton to which are sewed borders of cut work and laid work done with white silk, on a heavy white cotton cloth; on one edge are points of reticella into which are knotted pink, white, and dark green tassels.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Accession Number

95.1260

Medium or Technique

Cotton, Linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles