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Cushion cover

Heavy blue cotton, down the middle is a band of small blocks, worked in white; from this grow long dentated leaf-like forms, worked with pinkish red, yellow and white silk. The pattern is darned in .

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Thasos, Greek Island, 18th century

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Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts