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Pillow cover

Pillow cover (one face only). Natural linen tabby-woven ground, embroidered with pale yellow, pink, brownsih red, green-blue and blue floss silks in satin, split, ladder and stem stitches. All-over trellis pattern defined by scrolling leaves and rosettes; in each compartment, a conventionlaized...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

Greek Islands (Crete), 18th century

Object Place

Crete, Greek Islands, Greece

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Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts