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Two Borders Joined

A work made of linen, plain weave; pulled thread work embroidered with linen, silk, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk in hem and overcast stitches; cut and drawn work embroidered in darning and hem stitches; selvages present at top and bottom.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; pulled thread work embroidered with linen, silk, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk in hem and overcast stitches; cut and drawn work embroidered in darning and hem stitches; selvages present at top and bottom.

Date:

19th century

Artist:

Turkey

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Title

Two Borders Joined

Origin

Turkey

Date

1801–1900

Medium

Linen, plain weave; pulled thread work embroidered with linen, silk, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk in hem and overcast stitches; cut and drawn work embroidered in darning and hem stitches; selvages present at top and bottom

Dimensions

146.6 x 62.5 cm (57 3/4 x 24 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Chauncey B. Borland

Reference Number

2005.80

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