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Embroidery fragment

Ground: cream colored linen. Design: conventional scrolling vine with leaves and flowers and a section of floral border worked with neutral yellow, yellowish orange, orange, yellowish green, green, and a little reddish orange silk.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates

Turkmen,

Accession Number

28.99

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles