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Bed cover

Edged on three sides by a repeating motif of a highly stylized flowering branch group with small sylized quail above and below. Above this repeating alternately at intervals a highly stylized bird (?) and a floral spray. Fringe on the two opposite decorated edges. Constructed of four panels...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Ionian (?), 18th–19th century

Object Place

Greek Islands

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts