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Fragment of strip, bed ornament

Fragment of strip to ornament bed. Ground: thin neutral colored linen. Design: six eight-pointed stars connected by rectangles with pointed ends filled with geometric and interlacing patterns worked in variations of herring bone stitch in red, blue, dark blue, green and yellow.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Moroccan, 17th–18th century

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Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts