Balkan (probably Bulgaria)
Object Place: Bulgaria
80 x 76 cm (31 1/2 x 29 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Coarse tabby-woven linen ground, embroidered along four sides with rectangular motifs with thick pinkish-red silks and touches of green and black silks, in stem, running and buttonhole stitches. outer broder shows three bands of needle-weaving. Center seam. One corner not embroidered. Black silks missing in some areas. A few worn and darned spots in central area.
Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb