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Embroidery fragment

A fragment made up of small pieces. Thin linen embroidered with a meandering all-over floral design and occasional palm forms, with red, blue, green and yellow silk in an oriental herring-bone stitch. Much worn and faded.

Provenance

Purchased

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund

Greek,

Accession Number

27.476

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles