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Small rectangular cover

Rectangular inner field bisected lengthwise. In each half a strip bearing a symmetrical floral design of four curling petals repeating in closely set staggered rows, worked in single running stitch with blue silk yarns. Interworked are lozenge motives in metallic yarns. Inner border of silk and...

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The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian, 16th century (?)

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Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts