Object Place: Portugal
176 x 103 cm (69 5/16 x 40 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk embroidery on silk plain weave
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Polychrome floss silk laid work embroidery on yellow moire silk ground. Spiralinf floral design with four birds around central medallion of fountain with two birds. Some stains, some embroidery yarns missing.
1943, gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick (b. 1873 - d. 1957), Chicago, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 14, 1943)
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection