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


Object Place: W. Mediterranean, Spain

Dimensions

215 x 144 cm (84 5/8 x 56 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.840

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidery on silk buratto ground, silk plain weave, and silk woven looped fringe

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

unpatterned blue silk field. Border bears repeating stylized floral motifs in polychrome floss silk yarns on a silk buratto ground. Outer guard band of blue silk. Condition fair, worn yarns, stains, some small holes and patches.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection