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Picture (Unfinished Needlework)

A work made of silk, satin weave embroidered with metal coils, silk-wrapped metal purl and silk floss in satin stitch; couching; french knots; detached buttonhole; areas of raised work; mica.
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  • A work made of silk, satin weave embroidered with metal coils, silk-wrapped metal purl and silk floss in satin stitch; couching; french knots; detached buttonhole; areas of raised work; mica.

Date:

17th century

Artist:

England

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Picture (Unfinished Needlework)

Origin

England

Date

Made 1601–1700

Medium

Silk, satin weave embroidered with metal coils, silk-wrapped metal purl and silk floss in satin stitch; couching; French knots; detached buttonhole; areas of raised work; mica

Dimensions

50.5 × 60.0 cm (19 7/8 × 23 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Mrs. Chauncey B. Borland

Reference Number

1966.430

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