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Drawn work table cover

17th–18th century

Object Place: Spain

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Embroidery, drawn work

Not On View


Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Drawn work table cover edged with narrow border of drawn work with a design of stylized flowering plants and at each end two panels of drawn work, one stylized grape vine, the other with pairs of small birds flanking stylized plants, threads were drawn out through the pattern as well as the background and matching linen thread used for loop filling.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. Elizabeth Sears, in memory of her sister, Mary Crease Sears