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A work made of front and back of silk, plain weave; stitched and embroidered together with silk floss and gold gilt strip wound silk core in long and short, running, satin and stem stitches (reversible).
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  • A work made of front and back of silk, plain weave; stitched and embroidered together with silk floss and gold gilt strip wound silk core in long and short, running, satin and stem stitches (reversible).

Date:

17th century

Artist:

France

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Title

Fragment

Origin

France

Date

Made 1601–1700

Medium

Front and back of silk, plain weave; stitched and embroidered together with silk floss and gold gilt strip wound silk core in long and short, running, satin and stem stitches (reversible)

Dimensions

38 × 68.5 cm (15 × 27 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society

Reference Number

1895.885

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