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Embroidery

White cotton (?) worked with white silk. Bands of laid-work with designs of diamonds and triangles, separate squares and borders of drawn-work. Similar work is done in Persia and Turkey.

Provenance

Miss Pearson brought this piece from Rhodes in 1914.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Adelaide Pearson

Greek (Rhodes),

Accession Number

14.878

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles