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Large classical style building, partially in ruins, with many columns and partial dome. In the foreground, greenery; background, other buildings, sky with clouds. Translucent and opaque round and bugle type glass beads on a white silk ground with a tan linen backing. Fragile; missing beads;...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian (?), 19th century (?)

Object Place

Italy (?)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk ground with glass beadwork, and linen backing


Textiles and Fashion Arts