Square cover joined with needlework
Greek (Cyclades, Naxos?)
Object Place: Naxos?, Cyclades, Greece
Height x width: 35 7/16 x 34 5/8 in. (90 x 88 cm)
Medium or Technique
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Light brown linen with all over pattern of stars in a diamond lattice worked with red silk in darning stitch,. Joined and edged with needlepoint stitches worked with purple silk. This work is recent and has no relation to embroidery. Worn and darned.
Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman