About This Artwork

Switzerland or Germany

Border, 1601/50

Linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk in back, double running, overcast, running, and split stitches; couching and French knots; edged with silk and linen, bobbin lace
11.8 x 72.6 cm (4 5/8 x 28 1/2 in.)

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society, 1895.883

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