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Narrow rectangular fragment

Greek Islands (Cyclades, Naxos)
18th–19th century


Object Place: Naxos, Cyclades, Greek Islands

Dimensions

78 cm (30 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1971.436

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Cotton and linen ground embroidered with red silk. Stitches laid down on two opposing directions to give impression that two shades of red silk were used. Design shows four-pointed star inscribed in a square.

Credit Line

Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Harry A. Hill