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Embroidered decorative band

English or Central European (?)
17th century (?)


Object Place: England or Central Europe (?)

Dimensions

8 x 71 cm (3 1/8 x 27 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2053

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

A slim undulating stalk with a series of triple blossomed flowers and pomegranate motives repeating on either side of it. Polychrome floss silk yarns on a linen ground. Missing or decayed yarns; ground stained.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection