probably 19th century
Overall: 16.5 x 12.3 cm (6 1/2 x 4 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and silk; embroidery
Not On View
Fragment. Ground: light neutral linen. Design: small rectangle with border on two sides enclosing four stars within octagons with intervening spaces filled with geometric forms, worked in satin stitch with reddish orange, neutral orange and pale blue silk, outlined with black silk. Narrow borders with reddish and blue zig-zags along each side. Alike on both sides.
From the Collection of Madame N. de Shabelsky
Frederick Brown Fund