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Cover or hanging

Sardinian
Late 19th century


Object Place: Sardinia

Dimensions

220 x 71.5 cm (86 5/8 x 28 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.862

Medium or Technique

Cotton, silk, wool, and metallic thread embroideryed on linen plain weave ground, and silk trim and ribbon

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Small center section with stylized floral motives outlined in black. Bordered by similar sets of rectangular sections on each end bearing characteristic stylized floral and animal motives, and a repeating man on horseback motif. Polychrome wool, silk and metallic yarns on a linen ground. Worn in spots.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection