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Cover

Italian or Spanish
18th century


Object Place: Italy or Spain

Dimensions

Overall: 91.4 x 172.7 cm (36 x 68 in.)

Accession Number

43.893

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Field of unpatterned pink silk. Fillet weave (buratto) border with a geomtric undulating stalk bearing stylized blossoms repeating alternately overturned on either side of the stalk. Narrow outer border of pink silk. Polychrome silk yarns on a silk net. Field stained, torn and patched Fillet border in good condition.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection