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Fragment, probably from a bed valance

Natural linen tabby-woven ground, embroidered with floss silks in cross stitche. Alternating brick red and yellowish-green conventionalized tree forms. Stained and worn; edges raveling. Linen browned.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

Greek Islands (Dodecanese, Rhodes (?)), 18th century

Object Place

Rhodes, Dodecanese, Greece

Accession Number

59.465

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles