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Embroidery

White linen on which is embroidered with couching and laid work, and with red, blue and green silk and gold and silver thread, a design of a scrolling vine and birds.

Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

95.1110

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles