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Fragment of strip, bed ornament

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Fragment of strip to ornament bed. Ground: linen. Design: eight-pointed star filled with interlacing geometric pattern worked in a stitch resembling herring bone in which the threads do not cross, with red, yellow, black blue, and green silk. From each side of the star points triangles half red...

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Credit Line

Gift of R. R. Goodell

Moroccan, 17th–18th century


58 x 64 cm (22 13/16 x 25 3/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with silk embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts