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Piece made from a bed cover

Moroccan, 19th Century piece, made up of a bed cover. Natural linen ground, almost entirely covered with ornament executed in herringbone stitch with polyschorme silks. yellow ground; end pieces show conventional blossoms and leaves in red, blue, green, violet, beige and white, outlined in black....

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Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

Moroccan, 19th century

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Linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts