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Cover or hanging

Sardinian
20th century


Object Place: Sardinia

Dimensions

253.5 x 67 cm (99 13/16 x 26 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.863

Medium or Technique

Wool embroidery on linen plain weave ground, and silk trim and backing

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Center section, highly stylized floral medallions and small animals interspersed. Bordered by an identical set of rectangular sections on each end bearing characteristic stylized floral, geometric and animal motives. Polychrome wool yarns on a linen ground. Condition good.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection