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Fragment of sleeve

Fragment, probably the bottom of a sleeve, heavy cotton bands with zig-zags, diamond lozenges framing geometric figures, and obscure floral figures, worked with neutral faded browns, blue, and reddish-violet silk, in satin, darning stitch, and lines of plait stitch.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Wingate Rollins

Greek (Attica), 19th century

Object Place

Attica, Greece

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery, darning stitch, plait stitch


Textiles and Fashion Arts