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Fragment, probably from a bed valance

Greek Islands (Dodecanese, Rhodes (?))
18th century


Object Place: Rhodes, Dodecanese, Greece

Dimensions

20.5 x 69 cm (8 1/16 x 27 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.465

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Natural linen tabby-woven ground, embroidered with floss silks in cross stitche. Alternating brick red and yellowish-green conventionalized tree forms. Stained and worn; edges raveling. Linen browned.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb