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Three widths of undyed linen seamed together embroidered with shades of red and orange silk in stylized vine motif. Good condition although one width is slightly faded.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

Greek Islands, 18th century

Object Place

probably Patmos, Dodecanese, Greece


131 x 243 cm (51 9/16 x 95 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen embroidered with silk


Textiles and Fashion Arts