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Mirror frame

Vertical mirror frame with elaborately curved outer edges; ground deep cream color silk (now much yellowed, stained, and cracked) realistically drawn flowering vines springing from shallow container in lower central front; brightly feathered parrot perched on each side; edges finished with...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Dows Dunham

Italian, 16th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

54.112

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles