18th century (?)
Object Place: Balkans
102 x 164 cm (40 3/16 x 64 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Field of white linen with cut and drawn-work squares attached to wide border of cream linen with a continuous zig-zag motif having stylized floral designs on the points, embroidered in rust and white linen yarns, amidst rows of reticello lace squares. Outer border of highly stylized leaf with sprig motifs facing outward, repeat at an angle, alternately in rust and white linen yarns. Bobbin lace trim. Many worn yarns, minor stains.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection