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Heavy white cotton, worked with yellowish and bluish red, gray, black, olive green and light brown silk. The design consists of diamonds and triangles with crosses in them; on one edge is a border of conventional lilies filling squares.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Adelaide Pearson

Greek,

Dimensions

Overall (Object A): 27.2 x 10 cm (10 11/16 x 3 15/16 in.) Overall (Object B): 27 x 20 cm (10 5/8 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.877

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes