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Piece of embroidery

French
First half 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

41.4 x 75.4 cm (16 5/16 x 29 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1104

Medium or Technique

Mull, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Piece of mull embroidered with white cotton, deep border design of interlacing serpentines, one of triangles and three dots, one of stem bearing large blossom and ornamental leaves, stems at regular intervals form a complete circle enclosing a lily-like blossom; a number of tender spots darned, a number of breaks and holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Mme. Paul Arosa