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Material: heavy cotton. Design: deep border at each end with almost solid conventionalized floral pattern worked to look the same on each side with blue, pinkish red orange, brown and green silk, along sides narrow borders worked with black wool. Fringe sewed across each end.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Fisher Wharton

Balkan, 18th–19th century

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Medium or Technique

Wool, Cotton and silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts