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Panel of embroidery

Panel. Plain linen cloth; lower third decorated with a band of embroidery in ivory silk and silver or gold (now tranished) thread. Pattern, in stem, satin and a variety of filling stitches and openwork, shows a pair of affronted birds separated by an urn from which grow carnations, pomegranated...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Hazel Montanye

Hungarian, dated 1745

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Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts