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Fragment

White satin closely embroidered with white, yellow, deep pink, green and light blue silk. The design of A consists of a vase from which grow a carnation, two strawberries, and a tulip; on B is worked a tulip and a fragment of a wreath.

Provenance

Gift of Charles Henry Parker,From the Estate of Alfred Greenough

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection

Accession Number

85.19a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles