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Rectangular cover

Sardinian(?)
17th century(?)


Object Place: Sardinia(?)

Dimensions

76 x 153 cm (29 15/16 x 60 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

45.974

Medium or Technique

Linen embroidery on linen, and linen bobbin lace

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Rectangular cover. conventionalized leaf with sprig motif repeating at an angle all around the inside edge of the field. Outside edge, band bearing heart-like design flanked by recurved borders repeating alternately over-turned; narrow drawn-work edges. The same leaf with sprig motif repeats at an angle from the outside edge. Bobbin lace trim. Rust linen yarns on a white linen ground. Some stains.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection