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Small rectangular panel of embroidery

Greek (probably Cyclades)
17th–18th century


Object Place: Greece Island, probably Cyclades, Greece

Dimensions

49.4 x 108 cm (19 7/16 x 42 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

49.263

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Small rectangular panel, natural colored linen ground almost solidly embroidered with polychrome silks (brick red predominating) in darning stitch and double running stitch (black only, now nearly all rotted out); diagonally crossing lines formed by hexagons and pointed rosettes, rectangles in lozenges between crossing diagonals.

Credit Line

Gift of John D. Rockefeller, Jr.