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Embroidery

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The ground is of white linen. The design is partly woven and partly embroidered with white silk. Bands of fancy weaving separate bands with sprays of flowers and triangles made up of blocks. Across the end are lines forming diamonds and enclosing sprays of flowers. Knotted into the end is a...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Turkish,

Dimensions

Overall: 74 x 45 cm (29 1/8 x 17 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.166

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles