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Cover or towel

Spanish
17th century


Object Place: Spain

Dimensions

Height x width: 25 9/16 x 59 7/16 in. (65 x 151 cm)

Accession Number

38.1163

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Heavy cream colored linen with a broad border at each end and a narrow border along each side worked with blue linen in long-armed cross stitch. The design of the broad borders consists of winged animals in the linen, the ground is worked solidly in blue. The design of the narrow borders consists of conventionalized pinks worked in blue Stained, worn and faded.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman