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Embroidery

Pale brown linen almost entirely covered with large and small irregular flower forms with connecting stems, worked in herringbone stitch with pinkish red, pale brown, green white and a little blue and orange silk. Originally outlined with black silk, most of which has disappeared.

Credit Line

Gift of Francis A. Foster

Greek (Janina),

Accession Number

24.5

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles