Cloth

Greek (Dodecanese Islands, probably Cos)
18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 18 x 44.5 cm (7 1/16 x 17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

83.235

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Heavy white linen with a geometrical border worked with red, green and deep cream-colored silk, in the stitch called by the Italians punto di Milano, above this are scattered rectangular and star-like forms.

Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige