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Hexagonal piece

French or Spanish
18th century


Object Place: France or Spain

Dimensions

46 x 47 cm (18 1/8 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

56.468

Medium or Technique

Embroidered muslin

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fine white muslin ground with sparsely scattered floral bouquets executed in chain stitch with twisted silk silk yarns in shades of yellow, green, blue, beige and silver (tarnished). A few small holes; light brown stains.

Provenance

Gift from Miss Mary Caroline Hardy to the MFA, June 7, 1956

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Caroline Hardy