Embroidered parasol cover
Object Place: France
61 x 61 x 1.5 cm (24 x 24 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk with silk and metal bullion embroidery
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Embroidered parasol cover, fine cream colored corded silk ground cut in eight sections, in each design of spray of flowers worked with several shades of pink, red, violet, brown, green, blue, and yellow silk, in satin stitch, a little knot stitch, stems and accents in spiral metal thread; silk in poor condition.
John Wheelock Eliot Fund