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Embroidery

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Ground: light neutral colored linen. Design: conventional fruit, flowers, foliage, and small birds, worked in split stitch with red, blue, and neutral yellow and green silk. Stained and worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Greek,

Dimensions

31 x 26.5 cm (12 3/16 x 10 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .265 x .31

Accession Number

04.1701

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles