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Two pieces of linen joined in the middle

Moorish
17th century


Dimensions

50 x 183 cm (19 11/16 x 72 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.83 x .50

Accession Number

76.458

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

On these are long panels worked in tent stitch. Background yellow with designs in green, blue, red, rose, violet, black and white silk. Surrounded by narrow border worked in dark blue silk. Cross stitch embroidery on each end of the panels of yellow and

Provenance

Purchased at the Centennial Exposition, Philadelphia

Credit Line

General Funds