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Piece-work cover

Square pice-work cover. Square central field of tan linen gauze with a simple symmetrical floral spray in white, blue, geen and red silk yarns plus metallic yarns and metal strips. Around this is a narrow border of predominatly purple silk yarns with geometric motives. The wide main border is...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Possibly Bulgarian or Northern Greek, 18th–19th century

Object Place

Florina, Bulgaria or Northern Greece (possibly)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts