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Rectangular cover(?)

Purple cut velvet ground with a stamped floral design in two opposite corners. At one end is an applied piece of square black cut velvet with a fluery cross in couched metallic yarns and a metallic yarn fringe. Galloon border. Stained and creased.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Unknown, 19th century

Accession Number

51.488

Medium or Technique

Velvet/Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles