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Band

18th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 51 9/16 x 8 7/16 in. (131 x 21.5 cm)

Accession Number

38.1109

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Band of linen with design long leaves pomegranates etc. in linen, the ground worked with red silk in long-armed cross stitch. Something like No. 849-1901, Victoria and Albert Museum labeled “Levant, 18th century.” Three fragments sewed together.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman