Bed hanging

Medium: silk, metal-wrapped silk-core threads Technique: embroidery in satin and couching stitches on plain weave foundation | 1730-70

Unknown Maker

Bed hangings of heavy white silk, embroidered in gold thread, gold foil strips, and colored silks. Each panel is made up of two breadths of fabric seamed down the center and is lined in white silk plain weave. The design is arranged so that golden ro...
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