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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

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

64.1608

Medium or Technique

Linen embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles