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Unbleached linen gauze: on the ends and sides are borders on which are conventional flowers set closely together with spaces between. The spaces between the large flowes are filled in with small ones. On each end are borders of drawn work and gold fringe, which has been added later. The...

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Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection

Algerian,

Dimensions

44 x 355 cm (17 5/16 x 139 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: 3.55 x .44

Accession Number

01.6247

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles