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Embroidered panel

Russian
late 18th century


Object Place: Russia

Dimensions

43.2 x 54.6 cm (17 x 21 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

50.4004

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Embroidered panel shaped like hood of cope, but with design running in wrong direction; ground covered solidly with gold and silver thread in zig zag design, over metal background realistically drawn sprays of flowers embroidered with polychrome silks; edges bound with faded pink silk ribbon.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Moore, and Miss Mary Magoun Brown, in memory of their mother, Mrs. John Crosby Brown