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Piece of embroidery

Piece of mull embroidered with white cotton, deep border design of interlacing serpentines, one of triangles and three dots, one of stem bearing large blossom and ornamental leaves, stems at regular intervals form a complete circle enclosing a lily-like blossom; a number of tender spots darned,...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mme. Paul Arosa

French, First half 19th century

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Medium or Technique

Mull, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts