Greek (province of Epirus, Joannina)
Late 18th–early 19th century
Object Place: Joannina, Epirus, Greece
115 x 145 cm (45 1/4 x 57 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Possibly a table cover. Poychrome silk yarns on undetermined ground. Design of all-over pattern of stemmed flowers encased in ogival foliate compartments; intervening spaces filled with leaves anf flowers; narrow border of alternating pattern of two leaves and one flower runs along all four sides. Colors faded, many yarns missing several holes and mends.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection