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Embroidered Picture (England), mid-17th century

This is a Embroidered picture. It is dated mid-17th century and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is silk and metal embroidery on silk foundation and its technique is embroidered in satin, stem, crouching, and needle lace (looping) stitches on 7&1 satin foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer. It is credited Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 22.2 x 28 cm (8 3/4 x 11 in.)

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Embroidered Picture (England), mid-17th century; silk and metal embroidery on silk foundation; H x W: 22.2 x 28 cm (8 3/4 x 11 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-125

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