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Rumanian
19th century


Object Place: Rumania

Dimensions

67.5 x 129 cm (26 9/16 x 50 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

45.976

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidery on cotton, and cotton bobbin lace

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Cover. Narrow rectangular inner field with a central stylized open floral medallion flanked by a matching pair of similar medallions and bordered by a rectangular drawn-work band bearing lozenge motives. Encompassing this a drawn-work zig-zag pattern with embroidered stylized blossoms and sprigs on either side. Outer border of bobbin lace. Polychrome floss silk yarns on a white linen ground. Some stains.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection