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Fragment, made up of two pieces, sewed together. Ground: coarse blue cotton or linen. Design: all-over conventionalized floral pattern almost covering ground worked in laid stitches with brilliant, red, yellow orange and white silk, strip of reddish orange and yellow drawn-work along two edges.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Balkan, 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 17 x 20.3 cm (6 11/16 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

31.654

Medium or Technique

Cotton or linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles