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Textile panel

Pieced panel of red satin, embroidered with gold and silver metallic threads (most couched down in pairs), silver wire, and silver-wrapped parchment, in overall strapwork design.

Provenance

Lent by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick, February 15, 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Possiblyl European or Turkish, mid to late 16th century

Object Place

Europe or Turkey (possibly)

Accession Number

43.298

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with metallic threads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles