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Six sleeves, sewed together. Ground: coarse linen. Design: vertical rows of small pomegranates, separated by bands of discs and ovals worked in irregular cross stitch (not pulled tight) with several shades of green silk; across bottom of each sleeve a green border through which runs a vine...

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Gift of Miss Elizabeth Mifflin Hammond

Nisyros, 18th century


104 x 217 cm (40 15/16 x 85 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 2.17 x 1.04

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Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts