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Tent stitch embroidery

North African, or possibly Spanish


Dimensions

Overall: 27.3 x 46 cm (10 3/4 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

90.56

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery, tent stitch

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Embroidered with red silk, outline and details in green silk. Work like this done in Egypt, Algiers and Morocco. The dark outline is characteristic of this kind.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection