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[One part of] Embroidery

English
18th century


Object Place: England

Accession Number

48.1096t

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Flower motifs cut away from background. Individual blossoms or sprigs, embroidered in polychrome silks on ribbed silk taffeta grounds. Stems, satin and knotted stitches. Some silks (blacks?) rotted out, leaving drawing visible on ground.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Catharine Peacock