Medium: silk embroidery on linen foundation Technique: embroidered in satin, back, eyelet, detached chain, herring bone, running, cross, stem, and button hole stitches on plain weave foundation | 1797
Central square containing crowned double-headed eagle, surrounded by bands of geometric pattern in concentric squares. Trimmed with four red tassels. read more
Credit: Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer
Image and text © Cooper Hewitt, Smi...