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Embroidery

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Ground: cream white linen. Design: conventional animals with men standing on their backs, flowers, and birds, worked in split stitch with red and blue and light neutral green silk. Across each end punto avorio worked with red silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Greek,

Dimensions

8.5 x 44.5 cm (3 3/8 x 17 1/2 in.); Legacy dimension: .445 x .085

Accession Number

93.227a-b

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles