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Embroidery

Open work, white linen or cotton. The design of the main field consists of an all-over pattern of star-like forms worked with white silk. The borders are worked with geometrical designs and with drawn-work and laid-work.

Provenance

Valued by the donor at $20.00.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian or Turkish,

Accession Number

95.1263

Medium or Technique

Cotton, linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles