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Polychrome silk yarns on undetermined ground. Central design based on Turkish rose spray motif and shows several flowers and leaves encased in one large open ogival compartment formed by two large curving foliate stems; at each of the two short ends are three pink carnations in cusped arched...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Greek, late 18th–early 19th century

Object Place

Possibly Epirus, Greece

Dimensions

48 x 95 cm (18 7/8 x 37 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.437

Medium or Technique

Cotton; silk; plain weave, embroidered

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles