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Natural linen tabby-woven ground, embroidered with heavy floss silks in cross, running and binding stitches. Each face shows a border of two rows of alternating dark red and blue-green leaf forms set at an angle, with details of the opposite color. Red and green star or rosette in center. 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


56 x 45.5 cm (22 1/16 x 17 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 17 15/16 x 21 7/16 in.

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Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts