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

Bernabela Gonzalez

Central square containing crowned double-headed eagle, surrounded by bands of geometric pattern in concentric squares. Trimmed with four red tassels.

Credit: Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer
Object: 1981-28-429

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