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Pink and green silk yarns on undetermined ground. Design shows carnations and scrolls inhabited by small birds and flowers; narrow border of flowers runs along bottom edge.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Greek Islands (Crete),

Object Place

Crete, Greek Islands

Dimensions

160 x 17.6 cm (63 x 6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.481

Medium or Technique

Cotton or linen ground with silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles