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Two pieces of linen joined in the middle

On these are long panels worked in tent stitch. Background yellow with designs in green, blue, red, rose, violet, black and white silk. Surrounded by narrow border worked in dark blue silk. Cross stitch embroidery on each end of the panels of yellow and


Purchased at the Centennial Exposition, Philadelphia

Credit Line

General Funds

Moorish, 17th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts