Fragments of embroidery
Object Place: Egypt
16.5 x 22 cm (6 1/2 x 8 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.22 x 0.165 m
Medium or Technique
Linen; embroidered with silk yarn
Not On View
Undyed tabby-woven linen ground embroidered with two shades of blue silk in double running and stem stitches. Pair of parallel narrow bands containing rows of lozenges enclosing single quatrefoil rosettes. Stained, soiled; holes. Seam partially ripped.
Harriet Otis Cruft Fund