American silk embroidered panels, Philadelphia circa 1820


American silk embroidered panels, Philadelphia circa 1820. Each panel is 0.54 X 1.09m. The purple embroidery is so amazing that one has to wonder what it is derived from and from where it came.
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Exhibitor Ulrike Montigel