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Kunst-und Fleiss-übende Nadel-Ergötzungen oder neu- erfundenes Neh- und Stick-Buch; The Delights of the Art and Industry of the practising Needle or newly invented Sewing and Embroidery book; Part I

Printed design for an embroidered man's nightcap, in corded quilting, about 1725, by Margaretha Helm (1659-1742). Printed design for an embroidered man's nightcap, in corded quilting featuring a stylised floral and leaf motif. The floral motif is in the centre of the dome shaped design and has symmetrical leaves and flowers either side of the central stalk.  Engraving and etching on laid paper.