Late seventeenth century embroidered silk

Embroidered Silk from The Netherlands, Late Seventeenth Century Embroidered Silk from The Netherlands, Late Seventeenth Century Courtesy Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, acc. no. BK-NM-3680-C.

The collection of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam includes a fragment of white silk with polychrome floral embroidery. It dates to c. 1680 and probably was made in Holland. It measures 21.7 x 18.2 cm. The V-shape may indicate its use as a stomacher.

See also the TRC Needles entry on an early seventeenth century embroidered silk from The Netherlands.

Rijksmuseum Amsterdam online catalogue (retrieved 11th May 2017).

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