Embroidery

Greek or Bulgarian


Dimensions

Overall (measured prior to mounting): 65.5 x 53.5 cm (25 13/16 x 21 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.229

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White cotton: across the bottom are bands of solid embroidery. Each floral ornament is arranged to fill a square. The seam is joined with fagotting and on each side of it is embroidered a narrow border. Worked with red, blue, green, yellow and brown silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection