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Fragment of border

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Fragment of border, including corner, made up of three pieces put together. Ground: coarse white cotton or linen. Design: solid band of conventionalized floral forms in laid stitches worked with brilliant, red orange, green, yellow and black silk. On each side a narrow band of drawn-work, outer...

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Balkan, 19th century


Overall: 41.8 x 46 cm (16 7/16 x 18 1/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton or linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts