Requires Photography

Embroidery

Possibly English
17th century (?)


Object Place: England (possibly)

Dimensions

11.5 x 89 cm (4 1/2 x 35 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2051a-b

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Decorative borders. Motives of a symmetrical blossom on a vertical stem with up and downward curling symmetrical stalks supporting two more blossoms, and/or pomegranates, on either side; repeating alternately in a row. Polychrome floss silk yarns on a scalloped linen band. Some small holes and frayed edges; soiled.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection