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Panel of embroidery

Panel. Field divided into narrow diagonal bands, each bearing a simple repeating three petaled flower motif. Red, black, orange, green, white and blue silk yarns entirely covering a white cotton ground. Good condition. Edged with rust colored cotton embroidered with simple geometric motives in...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Near Eastern (?), 19th century (?)

Object Place

Near East (?)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts