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Two faces of small cushion cover

Stitched together on 3 sides. Undyed linen ground embroidered with red, yellow, blue and white silk. Design shows row of 4 horsemen along one of long sides of front and back faces; above horsemen are, on each face, 3 small horses. Traces of fringe remain; stained, faded; black yarns delineated face...

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Credit Line

Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Harry A. Hill

Greek, 18th–19th century

Object Place

Skyros, Northern Sporades, Greek Islands

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Medium or Technique

Linen; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts