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Embroidery

Heavy white cotton on which is embroidered with dark blue, bright blue, bright violet, red, light green and yellow, a symmetrical kaleidoscopic design. The borders are separated from the main field by a line of cat-stitching.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection

Turkish(?), 19th century

Accession Number

01.6261

Medium or Technique

Ivory, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles