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The main field is woven with white linen and stripes of pinkish red cotton. These stripes are outlined and detailed with embroidery done with a different shade of red cotton. Joined at one end by fagoting is a piece of white linen on which are worked with red cotton and black silk, symmetrical...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Russian,

Dimensions

Overall (object folded; old dimensions retained): 68 x 49 cm (26 3/4 x 19 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.1051

Medium or Technique

Cotton, linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles