Towel or cushion cover

Greek Islands
18th or 19th century


Object Place: Greece, Amorgos, Cyclades

Dimensions

51 x 116 cm (20 1/16 x 45 11/16 in.) (detail shown)

Accession Number

17.1439

Medium or Technique

Embroidered linen

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White linen; on the sides is darned a red stem with red, light green and cream white opposite leaves; across one end are similar leaves, diamonds, etc., on the other end are small forms made up of bent lines.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henrietta Page