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White linen, the design of triangles forming diamonds and stars, is darned in with red silk; there are four small spots of gray blue silk. A narrow border is worked on one side. Narrow borders and fringe are sewed onto the ends.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection

Greek,

Dimensions

Overall (Object A): 46 x 105 cm (18 1/8 x 41 5/16 in.) Overall (Object B): 12.5 x 43.5 cm (4 15/16 x 17 1/8 in.) Overall (Object C): 12 x 44 cm (4 3/4 x 17 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.6259a-c

Medium or Technique

Linen with silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes