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Small rectangular panel of embroidery

Small rectangular panel, natural colored linen ground almost solidly embroidered with polychrome silks (brick red predominating) in darning stitch and double running stitch (black only, now nearly all rotted out); diagonally crossing lines formed by hexagons and pointed rosettes, rectangles in...

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Credit Line

Gift of John D. Rockefeller, Jr.

Greek (probably Cyclades), 17th–18th century

Object Place

Greece Island, probably Cyclades, Greece

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Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts