Italian or Spanish
Object Place: Italy or Spain
155.5 x 92.5 cm (61 1/4 x 36 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Coarse natural linen, with one wide and one narrow strip of embroidery inserted. Yarns of thick, yellowish-green silk worked in long-armed cross stitch on fine tabby linen ground. Wide strip shows conventionalized leaves and stalks. Narrow strip composed of two pieces, one showing conventionalized oak leaves, acorns, and dolphins, the other showing a row of small leaves. Linen browned and stained.
Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb