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Thin cotton; border on each end, of an undulating stem and flowers; embroidered with silk, and silver, and silver gilt thread; colors greens, blues, pinks, yellows and touches of violet. Silver lace on ends. Much stained.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Greek, 18th–19th century

Dimensions

73.5 x 168 cm (28 15/16 x 66 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.68 x .735

Accession Number

07.439

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles