Border

Medium: silk embroidery on linen foundation Technique: satin, stem and chain stitch embroidery on plain weave foundation | 18th century

Unknown Maker

Skirt border of natural-colored linen, embroidered in blue, green, yellow, red, cream and white silks. Design of stylized flowers in pots, mermaids, and birds. Needle lace edge.

Credit: Gift of Provident Securities Company from the Estate of Mr. and...
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