18th or 19th century
85 x 178 cm (33 7/16 x 70 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Made of three narrow strips of sheer, tabby-woven linen stitched together before embroidery. Blossom in center bordered with a ring of sprigs and a serrated ring; rest of field shows a powder of similar sprigs. Pattern embroidered in double darning and tent stitches with polychrome silks; narrow blue linear border. Small brown stains.
Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian