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Design: undulating vine bearing a variety of flowers couched with yellow red, blue, green, light and dark neutral silks on ground of light greenish yellow, also couched. Trimmed on two sides and one end with gold braid. Two pieces sewed together. Like 30.176.

Credit Line

Gift of E. Royall Tyler

Italian, 17th century style, possibly later

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Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts