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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

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

17.1439

Medium or Technique

Embroidered linen

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles