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Rectangular panel of embroidery

American
1915–18
Worked by Elizabeth Day McCormick (American, 1873–1957)


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

160.5 x 103.5 cm (63 3/16 x 40 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

45.325

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidery on cotton plain weave, and cotton muslin lining

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Rectangular panel of flame stitch embroidery. A godrooned urn containing a floral spray within a rectangular border. Surrounded by floral volutes. Polychrome silk yarns on a canvas ground. Outer borders of tape and worn red silk. Condition of field very good.

Provenance

Worked by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick after 43.804.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection