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Narrow band of embroidery (one of two pieces)

Spanish(?)
17th century


Object Place: Spain(?)

Dimensions

5.5 x 41.5 cm (2 3/16 x 16 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.364b

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Two pieces of a narrow band, angled ends. Plain natural linen ground, embroidered with white ad pale golden-brown linen yarns in stem, satin, feather, and various raised and knotted stitches. Show stylized scrolling vines wiht single five-petaled blossoms and small pointed leaves running between narrow borders of raised stitches. The two bands are virtually idnetical. Brown faded in some places.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund