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ORLETS

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

In the center is an eagle in grays and blacks with beak and feet in gold shown against a blue ground flying over a village done in reds, greens, golds. The border has a series of flowers in clusters done in many colors. The lining is plum colored silk.

Category:
needlework
Object name:
ORLETS
Made from:
Embroidery
Made in:
Russia
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
49.5 cm (19 1/2 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
43.14
Class:
NEEDLEWORK
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973