One face of a cushion cover

18th or 19th century


Object Place: Amorgos, Cyclades

Dimensions

57 x 45.5 cm (22 7/16 x 17 15/16 in.) (detail shown)

Accession Number

95.1124

Medium or Technique

Linen or cotton

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White linen. On three sides is a border of a zig-zag line and conventional forms suggesting butterflies. Across the top are seven cone-like forms. The piece is worked with light tan-color cream white and light green silk. Only a part of the piece is seen in the photograph.

Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige