Fragment of embroidery
Object Place: Egypt
15.5 x 28 cm (6 1/8 x 11 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.28 x 0.16 m
Medium or Technique
Linen; embroidered with silk yarn
Not On View
Undyed tabby-woven linen ground, embroidered with dark blue silk in long flat stitches resembling inlaid weaving. Pair of narrow parallel bands showing fine linear geometric ornament. Soiled, stained; holes and ragged edges.
Harriet Otis Cruft Fund