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American
Early 20th century
Worked by Elizabeth Day McCormick (American, 1873–1957)


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

Overall: 130.8 x 129.5 cm (51 1/2 x 51 in.)

Accession Number

43.895

Medium or Technique

Silk, linen; embroidery

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Unpatterned square field of blue silk. Wide fillet (buratto) border bearing stylized leafy stalks repeating in a dense design in polychrome silk yarns on a linen net. Narrow outer border of unpatterned blue silk edged with scalloped bobin lace band. Large tear in field.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection