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Embroidery

Moorish


Dimensions

47 x 185 cm (18 1/2 x 72 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.85 x .47

Accession Number

93.236

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Linen, heavily embroidered in violet silk. In the center three stars worked in soft yellow, light green, rose and blue silk. Sewed to the ends are two pieces of linen on which are tow pieces of linen on which are embroidered tile like designs. Soft yellow ground, design light blue, yellow-green, violet, rose, deep blue and black. Across one end borders are woven in yellow, red and blue silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection