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Embroidered curtain

Sheer dark green cotton ground, small all-over repeat of small arrows with radiating petals worked with cream color, pinkish-orange silk, narrow border on three sides with rosettes and points worked with pinkish-orange, cream colored and blue silk, narrow border across top with stylized leaves...

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Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

Turkish, First half 19th century

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Embroidered cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts