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Piece of brocade

Fine white cotton. The border of French knots and bands of satin stitch, is worked with red, yellow, olive green, and bright dark blue silk; in each corner and at intervals on the sides are very conventional flowers, worked with the same colored silks and gilt thread. On each petal is a gilt...

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Gift of Mrs. Henrietta Page

North African,

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Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts