Requires Photography

Embroidery

Possibly English
17th century


Object Place: England (possibly)

Dimensions

15 x 91.5 cm (5 7/8 x 36 in.)

Accession Number

43.2052

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Decorative border. Motives of a symmetrical blossom on a vertical stem with up-and-downward curling symmetrical stalks supporting two more blossoms, and/or pomegranates, on either side; repeating alternately in a row. Polychrome floss silk and metallic yarns on a scalloped linen panel. Missing yarns; repairs to ground; stained. Slightly larger scale than 43.2051 a and b.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection