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Wall panel or large covering

Wall panel or large covering consisting of four pieced fragments. "King pattern" design of geometric leaf and four-pointed star motifs embroidered in monochrome red silk silk in darning stitch on white cotton ground. Effect of two different shades of red created by different directions of...

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Credit Line

Bequest of Betty Bartlett McAndrew

Greek Islands, Cyclades (Naxos), 19th century

Object Place

Greek Islands, Cyclades (Naxos)

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Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts