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Panel. Pieced from five rectangular sections, each bordered by unmatching gimp. Red, blue, green and yellow goat's hair (?) yarn on a white goat's hair (?) ground. Large scale repeating recurved designs, floral and geometric motives in rough satin and compostie satin filling stitches. Soiled;...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Western Asian (?), 18th–19th century (?)

Accession Number

46.712

Medium or Technique

Embroidered satin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles