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Punto a spina pesce

Tent stitch or long legged cross stitch. White linen. The design is left plain. The ground is solidly embroidered with blue cotton thread. Edged with blue and white fringe. Much worn. (Probably Italian)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen F. Moseley

Moroccan, 17th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Linen and cotton; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts