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Embroidery

Ground: heavy white cotton. Design: at each end and along one side band of geometric forms worked in solid embroidery with reddish orange silk and green. Blue, red, orange, and violet wool. Spangles sewed on.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates

Greek, 19th century

Accession Number

28.93

Medium or Technique

Wool, Cotton and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles