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Small panel of embroidery

Coarse natural colored cotton ground, four vertical bands of stylized plants separated by bands of drawn work, worked with crimson, blue, green, a little lavender, orange, and yellow silk in long vertical stitches crossed at regular intervals by short stitches.

Credit Line

Gift of Henry G. E. Payson

Balkan, 19th century

Object Place

Balkan

Accession Number

51.601

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles