late 18th–early 19th century
Object Place: Possibly Epirus, Greece
48 x 95 cm (18 7/8 x 37 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton; silk; plain weave, embroidered
Not On View
Polychrome silk yarns on undetermined ground. Central design based on Turkish rose spray motif and shows several flowers and leaves encased in one large open ogival compartment formed by two large curving foliate stems; at each of the two short ends are three pink carnations in cusped arched compartments.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection