FROM: "Embroidery 1600-1700 at the Burrell Collection." -
Liz Arthur, London: John Murray, 1995. ISBN: 0-7195-5413-6

Thanks to: Lady Karen Larsdatter for donating this piece to the page.

Pair of bellows, dated 1673, Worked in beads on satin with the figure worked in silk thread. The reverse has a vase of flowers and the date. Red beads were the most expensive and were used sparingly.

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