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Embroidery

Square panel with figures in eighteenth century costume worked with white on sheer white ground. Gift to Miss McCormick from her brother, Robert Hall McCormick in 1905. "Bolting cloth." Appengell (?) embroidery.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Accession Number

43.2526

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidery on silk plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles