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Bedcover

A work made of linen, plain weave embroidered in silk floss in chaing, short, long and brick stitches; original silk fringe.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave embroidered in silk floss in chaing, short, long and brick stitches; original silk fringe.

Date:

Late 17th century

Artist:

Indo-Portuguese
Portugal

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Indo-Portuguese

Title

Bedcover

Place

Portugal (Object made in)

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Made 1675–1700

Medium

Linen, plain weave embroidered in silk floss in chaing, short, long and brick stitches; original silk fringe

Dimensions

262.7 × 204 cm (103 1/2 × 80 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Chauncey McCormick

Reference Number

1945.111

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