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Cross-stitch. White linen; the design of conventional, symmetrical plant forms running from the outer edge, toward the center, birds and animals, is worked with red, blue, black, yellow and green silk. On three sides of the back are symmetrical conventional plant forms; on the fourth side a...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Adelaide Pearson

Greek Islands (Ionia, Paxos), 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 56 x 46.4 cm (22 1/16 x 18 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.868

Medium or Technique

Cotton, Linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles