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Curtain

Curtain, made up of several partial strips from bed hangings. Natural linen tabby-woven ground, embroidered with thick floss silks in cross stitch giving a strong relief effect. Ornaments arranged in stripes, showing alternating conventionalized trees and plant forms, of different sizes, in...

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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

59.442a

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles