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Piece of embroidery

Greek (Ionian Islands)
18th century


Object Place: Ionian Islands, Greece

Dimensions

21 x 42.5 cm (8 1/4 x 16 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

48.1040

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Piece of embroidery, natural colored linen ground with design of angular conventionalized birds, animals, and flowers, worked in red, blue, green, and dark brown silk in cross stitch; much of the dark brown silk has rotted away.

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund