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Ground: heavy cream colored cotton. Design: border, across bottom, of geometric figures solidly worked in short laid stitches with crimson silk, a little blue silk, red and black wool, and tarnished metal thread. Heavy fringe across bottom of red and dark neutral wool. Two pieces of cotton...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Elizabeth Mifflin Hammond

Balkan, 19th century

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Medium or Technique

Wool, Cotton and silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts