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Three loom widths of sheer, tabby-woven linen, connected with fancy hemming stitches. Each piece shows a powder of large sprigs embroidered with pink, blue, green, and cream silks in feather and chain stitches. Serrated linear border along one edge. Faded and stained; four patches, three of which...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian

Greek Islands (Crete), 18th century

Object Place

Crete, Greek Islands

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Medium or Technique

Linen; embroidered


Textiles and Fashion Arts