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Embroidery

Greek


Dimensions

5.5 x 71 cm (2 3/16 x 27 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .71 x .055

Accession Number

14.874

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Stripes of white cotton joined with “punto avorio” (ivory point). On the lower edge is a narrow border of needlework, above a line of drawn-work and zigzag lines of laid-work; at the top is a row of conventional, symmetrical plant forms ending in open flowers. Worked with white cotton.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Adelaide Pearson