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Adam and Eve on either side of center tree with serpent in it. Floral slips in four corners; deer, pelicans, peacocks, owls, other birds filling out ground. Inscription embroidered across top: "THE GARDEN OF PARADICE." Flowers and fruit in scrolling vine in border. Wool, silk, metallic yarns and...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Marika Raisz

English, 1600–50

Object Place

England

Accession Number

1975.342

Medium or Technique

Embroidered wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles