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Embroidery

White linen, on which is embroidered with laid-work and couching, and with red, light blue and green silk and gold thread, a scrolling design of stems and flowers.

Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

95.1109

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles