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Curtain

Made up of two tapered sections of a bed tent and a narrow strip. Natural linen tabby-woven ground, embroidered with thick floss silks in cross stitch, giving a strong relief effect. Ornaments, alternating red and green, arranged in stripes, showing conventionalized trees and leaves set at an...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

Greek Islands (Dodecanese, Rhodes), 18th century

Object Place

Rhodes, Dodecanese, Greece

Accession Number

59.441

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles