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Heavy tabby-woven linen ground, completely covered with embroidery in brown and crimson woolen yarns and white and red cotton yarns. Pattern shows lozenges, crosses and hooks. Fancy white cotton edging along top. Black braided cord handle. Slightly soiled.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian

Greek (probably Attica), 19th or 20th century

Object Place

probably Attica, Greece

Dimensions

Overall: 23.5 x 24cm (9 1/4 x 9 7/16in.)

Accession Number

59.629

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes