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Ground, thin cream-white linen. Design bands of elongated hexagons composed of small drawn-work squares worked with cream-white silk alternating with bands of linen with diamond lattice framing star rosettes worked in satin stitch with cream-white silk separated by narrow bands of drawn-work,...

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Provenance

Lent by Mrs. William F. Wharton, Oct. 27, 1930.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Fisher Wharton

Persian ?, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 53.5 x 82 cm (21 1/16 x 32 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.774

Medium or Technique

Linen with silk embroidery and drawn work

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles