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Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Embroidery

White satin ground, on which are embroidered with pink, blue, yellow, green, and dark brown silk, separate sprays of flowers and fruit. Much worn and stained. Not typical of any country or date. Sewed to two sides is a red silk fringe.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Sarah Wyman Whitman

Accession Number

04.1738

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles