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One face of a cushion cover

Polychrome silk yarns on undetermined ground. Overall floral pattern showing Turkish influence; border along three sides of alternating red and blue flowers. Condition poor-stained, mended, many yarns rotted or missing.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Greek, Late 18th or early 19th century

Object Place

Joannina, Province of Epirus, Greece

Accession Number

43.363

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles