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Designs show Byzantine influence. Sewed on brownish yellow woolen cloth; warp threads of natural colored linen, woof threads of red, blue, buff, light green, dark green, and orange colored wools; borders with scale pattern; designs of main fields, figures in medallions, animals, baskets of...

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Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Eastern Mediterranean,


Height x width (a): 12 3/8 x 17 1/8 in. (31.5 x 43.5 cm) Height x width (b): 12 x 17 1/8 in. (30.5 x 43.5 cm) Legacy dimension (c): .711 x .088 Legacy dimension (d): .23 x .255 Legacy dimension (e): .191 x .178

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Medium or Technique

Linen and wool


Textiles and Fashion Arts