Greek (Cyclades Islands, Naxos)
116.5 x 47 cm (45 7/8 x 18 1/2 in.); Legacy dimension: .47 x 1.165 not including edges turned in
Medium or Technique
Linen and silk; embroidery
Not On View
Ground: natural colored linen. Design: all-over geometric pattern (simplified Naxos leaf and star diaper) worked with red silk in darning stitch. Narrow border on four sides. Worn. Small ink stain. See note.
Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates