Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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embroidered cloth
  • Country Unknown
  • embroidered cloth, late 1800s–2007
  • velvet, metal thread, sequins, embroidering
  • Object Height/Width: 54 x 53 cm
    Object Height/Width: 21 1/4 x 20 7/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3671

The unfinished square of black velvet is embroidered with pink flowers, green leaves, yellow vines, and a yellow butterfly. It is embellished with silver metal-wrapped thread.