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White linen; on the sides is darned a red stem with red, light green and cream white opposite leaves; across one end are similar leaves, diamonds, etc., on the other end are small forms made up of bent lines.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henrietta Page

Greek Islands, 18th or 19th century

Object Place

Amorgos, Cyclades, Greece


51 x 116 cm (20 1/16 x 45 11/16 in.) (detail shown)

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Medium or Technique

Embroidered linen


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