Front of a shirt

Greek


Dimensions

Overall (Object A): 27.2 x 10 cm (10 11/16 x 3 15/16 in.) Overall (Object B): 27 x 20 cm (10 5/8 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.877

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Heavy white cotton, worked with yellowish and bluish red, gray, black, olive green and light brown silk. The design consists of diamonds and triangles with crosses in them; on one edge is a border of conventional lilies filling squares.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Adelaide Pearson