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White linen or cotton: across the end is a deep border of very conventional flower forms; on the sides are narrow running borders, and down the middle a row of medallions, composed of very conventional plant forms. The piece is worked with a very great deal of violet silk and smaller touches of...

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Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection

Algerian,

Dimensions

43 x 223 cm (16 15/16 x 87 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 2.23 x .43

Accession Number

01.6293

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles