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Rectangular piece

French
18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

47 x 32.5 cm (18 1/2 x 12 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

39.780

Medium or Technique

Linen ground with wool tambour embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground of linen warp and cotton weft. Large floral sprays with red, brown (faded from lavender) or yellow blossoms and blue or green foliage, embroidered in chain stitch with woolen yarn, scattered sparsely over field. Soiled. Wools worn in several small areas.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot