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Fragment of ecclesiastical picture

One loom width. Repeating in rows a cross, flanked by the Greek abbreviation of the phrase "Jesus Christ Conquers," within a circle connected to those above and below and on either side by four smaller circles containing a pattée cross. Seraphim occupy the interstices. Predominantly red and...

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The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Eastern European, 17th–18th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk compound weave


Textiles and Fashion Arts