User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Piece made from a bed cover

Moroccan, 19th Century piece, made up of a bed cover. Natural linen ground, almost entirely covered with ornament executed in herringbone stitch with polyschorme silks. yellow ground; end pieces show conventional blossoms and leaves in red, blue, green, violet, beige and white, outlined in black....

Show Full Description

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

Moroccan, 19th century

Object Place

Morocco

Accession Number

59.435

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles