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Linen panel

Coarse natural linen, with one wide and one narrow strip of embroidery inserted. Yarns of thick, yellowish-green silk worked in long-armed cross stitch on fine tabby linen ground. Wide strip shows conventionalized leaves and stalks. Narrow strip composed of two pieces, one showing...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

Italian or Spanish, 16th–17th century

Object Place

Italy or Spain

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts