Four tapering panels of a bed tent
Object Place: Kos, Dodecanese, Greek Islands
131.5 x 218.5 cm (51 3/4 x 86 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Sewn together. Linen ground consisting of twenty-nine pieces embroidered with green and red silk. In center of each panel, a vertical “column” of large “glastra”, alternating red and green; along sides of each panel, rows of stylized flowers, also red and green. Cross-stitch.
Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Harry A. Hill