Embroidery fragment

Moroccan
18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 14.5 x 21.5 cm (5 11/16 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

22.222

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White cotton embroidered with pale neutral blue silk in a design of irregular forms with diagonal lines, zig-zags, etc.; the stitch used is a slanting stitch.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection