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Natural linen tabby-woven ground, embroidered with heavy floss silks in cross, herring-bone and fancy binding stitches giving a strong relief effect. Both faces show borders of alternating dark red and blue-green leaf forms set at an angle. Narrow red and green borders; seams covered by narrow...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

Greek Islands (Rhodes), 18th Century,

Object Place

Rhodes, Dodecanese, Greece

Dimensions

52.5 x 43 cm (20 11/16 x 16 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 20 3/8 x 16 3/4 in.

Accession Number

59.439

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles