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Coarse tabby-woven linen. Upper two-thirds covered with lozenges and conventional blossoms or leaves, embroidered with heavy green, blue, red, violet and black silks in darning, stem and square stitches. Lavender cord handle. Slightly soiled.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian

Greek, 19th or 20th century

Object Place

Greece

Dimensions

Overall: 19.4 x 18.3cm (7 5/8 x 7 3/16in.)

Accession Number

59.627

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes