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Panel of a bed curtain

Greek
18th–19th century


Object Place: Probably Cos, Dodecanese, Greek Islands

Dimensions

54.5 x 264.2 cm (21 7/16 x 104 in.)

Accession Number

1972.63

Medium or Technique

Silk and linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

One loom width. Silk on linen. Central vertical column of “Queen” designs, alternating red and blue-green. Border embroidered on all four sides with alternating red and blue-green lozenge motif.

Credit Line

Gift of Rowland Burden-Muller