49 x 50.5 cm (19 5/16 x 19 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .505 x .49 not including border
Medium or Technique
Cotton and silk; embroidery
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Ground: red satin. Design: irregular angular spots worked in running and buttonhole stitch framing small pieces of mirror, with black, white yellow and blue silk, with larger pieces of mirror in the interspaces framed by buttonhole stitch. Four pieces sewed together, bordered with reddish orange silk and lined with light brown cotton. Stained.
Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Gift of Miss Elizabeth Mifflin Hammond