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Ground: coarse white cotton or linen. Design: band of geometric ornament solidly worked in short laid stitches, with brilliant red silk, and black and orange wool, with a little tarnished metal; some green wool used along one edge where white ground is visible like 31.644, 31.645, 31.646.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Balkan, 19th century

Dimensions

Overall (Measured on strainer support): 13 x 66 cm (5 1/8 x 26 in.)

Accession Number

31.648

Medium or Technique

Cotton or linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles