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Monochrome red silk yarns on undetermined ground. Design worked in special technique to give effect of two shades of red; all-over repeating design of "King" and geometric patterns. Some stains and repairs.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Greek, Probably 18th or first half of 19th century

Object Place

Naxos, Cyclades, Greek Islands

Accession Number

43.497

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles