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Embroidery fragment (one of two)

Two fragments of a piece of embroidered and quilted cotton, light colored cotton quilted in fine irregularly curved lines, rococo pattern with flowers, worked with crimson silk in satin and knot stitches and superimposed needlepoint lace stitches.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

51.393a

Medium or Technique

Cotton; embroidered and quilted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles