Cloth square

Algerian


Dimensions

54 x 53.5 cm (21 1/4 x 21 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .535 x .54

Accession Number

01.6262

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White linen on which is embroidered with blue, red, violet, yellow and white silk, a design of conventional floral ornament. The design of the main field grows from the middle. Poor workmanship and very ragged.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection