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Fragment

English
late 16th century


Dimensions

29.8 x 5.5 cm (11 3/4 x 2 3/16 in.) object is folded under and stitched to strainer, dimension reflects this

Accession Number

34.154

Medium or Technique

Cotton ground with wool embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: fine linen. Design: undulating vine bearing flowers and leaves, on which are two caterpillars and a small crimson beetle, worked in split stitch with pinkish violet, crimson, blue, green, yellowish green, yellow, and a little black wool.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. DeWitt Clinton Cohen