Greek Islands (Cyclades)
probably 19th century
Object Place: Cyclades, Greek Islands
244.5 cm (96 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Linen embroidered with shades of blue-green, beige and gray silk and fringed with red, green and white silk along lower edge. Alternating design shows long-necked birds facing left, cypress trees and octagonal design (flower?). Full loom width, both selvedges present.
Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Harry A. Hill