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Large cover

Greek
Probably 18th or first half of 19th century


Object Place: Naxos, Cyclades, Greek Islands

Dimensions

185.5 x 110.5 cm (73 1/16 x 43 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

43.497

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Monochrome red silk yarns on undetermined ground. Design worked in special technique to give effect of two shades of red; all-over repeating design of “King” and geometric patterns. Some stains and repairs.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection