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Large cover

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


Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts