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White crossed-barred cloth of silk and coton, on one end, a group of rows of squares embroidered with red, blue, and green silk, and silver thread, made by winding thins strips of silver over a silk thread.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Asa Gray

Greek Islands (Mytilene), 18th century


25 x 41.3 cm (9 13/16 x 16 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts