Embroidery

Moorish
17th century


Dimensions

Overall: 37 x 29.8 cm (14 9/16 x 11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

10.22

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Natural colored linen on which is worked in tent-stitch a design of kaleidoscope effect. Worked with yellow, green, red, and violet silk. Deep border of solid embroidery worked with reddish violet silk on one side, narrow borders on the others.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen F. Moseley