assisi embroidery

is a style of COUNTED THREAD EMBROIDERY, also known as VOIDED work, the designe is left unstitched but autlined in DUBLE RUNNING stitch, and the background is filled with CROSS STITCH. It is using two colours thread on white or natural background. This is an Italian embroidery from 13th century, from Assisi, province Umbria.
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Carmela Testa Variety #4 - Assisi Work & Italian Hemstitching c.1927 by Carmela Testa

Carmela Testa Variety #4 - Assisi Work & Italian Hemstitching c.1927 by Carmela Testa

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