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Embroidery

Decorative border. Motives of a symmetrical blossom on a vertical stem with up-and-downward curling symmetrical stalks supporting two more blossoms, and/or pomegranates, on either side; repeating alternately in a row. Polychrome floss silk and metallic yarns on a scalloped linen panel. Missing...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Possibly English, 17th century

Object Place

England (possibly)

Accession Number

43.2052

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles