Medium: silk embroidery on linen foundation Technique: embroidered in satin, Bokhara couching, herringbone, outline and French knot stitches on plain weave | 18th century

Unknown Maker

Wide border with design of birds on uprights stems bearing flowers and leaves, fish with scrolls; narrow border with mermaids holding tails, birds flowers and scrolls.

Credit: Museum purchase through gift of George A. Hearn
Object: 1943-19-5

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