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Dunham Massey, Cheshire (Accredited Museum)
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Embroidered mat. One of four mat. Fabric, from centre, a. blue silk satin weave; embroidery, two shades green, turquoise, peach, peach, bronze, grey, black, ivory floss silks in satin and stem stitch and laid work, metal thread wound on core couched; design, male and female figures with flowers and structure; b. silk plaited cord, yellow and black, applied; c. peach satin weave applied; d. silk plaited silk cord, black and ivory applied; e. silk braid, green ivory and coral, indented one side, applied; f. ivory silk satin weave, embroidery, green blue, black, peach, yellow, brown, lime green, pink, bronze floss silks in satin stem and laid work; g. silk braid, black, ivory and coral, indented one side, applied; h. plaited silk, coral and ivory applied; i. blue silk satin weave as edging; lining, paper; structure, curved octagon, handsewn.