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Made of three narrow strips of sheer, tabby-woven linen stitched together before embroidery. Blossom in center bordered with a ring of sprigs and a serrated ring; rest of field shows a powder of similar sprigs. Pattern embroidered in double darning and tent stitches with polychrome silks; narrow...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian

Greek Islands, 18th or 19th century

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Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts