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Heavy white linen, or cotton, embroidered with a geometrical border of S-shaped forms and diamonds of red silk; on each side of this is a fern like border of green silk.

Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige

Greek (Dodecanses Islands, Cos), 17th–18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 x 126.5 cm (2 9/16 x 49 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

83.237

Medium or Technique

Cotton, Linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles