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Ground: heavy cream colored linen. Design: border, across bottom, of geometric figures solidly worked in short laid stitches with crimson silk, a little blue and green silk and red and black wool. Heavy fringe across bottom of red and dark blue wool and cream.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Elizabeth Mifflin Hammond

Balkan, 19th century

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Medium or Technique

Linen, silk and Wool; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts