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Long rectangular cover

An unpatterned rectangular field bordered on either side by three bands, one above the other, embroidered in cross stitch. In the first, stylized blossoms within connectiong lozenge compartments formed by undulating leafy stalks; the second, a pair of griffin-like animals flanking a soomorphic...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Spanish (?) Sardinian (?), 18th century (?)

Object Place

Spain (?), Sardinia (?)

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Medium or Technique

Linen with linen embroidery, linen bobbin lace, and cotton woven fringe trim


Textiles and Fashion Arts