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Spanish (W. Mediterranean)
17th–18th century


Object Place: W. Mediterranean, Spain

Dimensions

154 x 236 cm (60 5/8 x 92 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.806

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidery on silk buratto ground, silk, silk fringe trim, and silk lining

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Unpatterned yellow silk field. Border bears a repeating floral and geometric motif. Floral volutes and blossoms in each corner. Edged by floral motifs within scalloped pendants. All highly stylized. Polychrome floss silk yarns on a silk buratto ground on a green silk lining. Condition fair.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection