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Band of embroidery

Spanish
18th–19th century


Object Place: Spain

Dimensions

14 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

49.20

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Band of embroidery, light brownish cotton ground with design of stylized plants and small birds, worked with brilliant shades of orange, pink, yellow, green, and blue silk, satin and couched stitches, narrow bobbin lace worked with cream and pink silk, lower edge torn.

Credit Line

John Wheelock Eliot Fund