Piece of linen

Russian
19th century


Dimensions

7 x 8.5 cm (2 3/4 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

95.1340

Medium or Technique

Linen weaving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Brown linen striped with white. Woven by the Russian peasants in the province of Watka. Said to have been colored with vegetable dye.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection