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Five identical two-handled cases holding flowers worked in polychrome silk in flame-stitch with touches of French knots; yellow silk background and pink, red, white, blue silk border, all worked in flame-stitch. Canvas ground completely covered by embroidery. Good condition: embroidery yarns...

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Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

Possibily Italian, 17th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts