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Fragment of sleeve

Greek (Attica)
19th century


Object Place: Attica, Greece

Dimensions

22.8 x 46.3 cm (9 x 18 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.592

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery, darning stitch, plait stitch

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fragment, probably the bottom of a sleeve, heavy cotton bands with zig-zags, diamond lozenges framing geometric figures, and obscure floral figures, worked with neutral faded browns, blue, and reddish-violet silk, in satin, darning stitch, and lines of plait stitch.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Wingate Rollins