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Embroidered picture: Epigonation, for Greek Orthodox Church

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

16th–17th century

Dimensions

36 x 34.5 cm (14 3/16 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.328

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with silk and gold-colored wrapped metallic thread embroidery, and silk twill lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles