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Panel (Towel?)

A work made of cotton, plain weave; embroidered with silk, gilt-metal-strip, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped cotton, pulled thread work in russian overcast filling stitches and embroidered in flat double running, twined double running, overcast and satin stitches.
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  • A work made of cotton, plain weave; embroidered with silk, gilt-metal-strip, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped cotton, pulled thread work in russian overcast filling stitches and embroidered in flat double running, twined double running, overcast and satin stitches.

Date:

19th century

Artist:

Greece

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Title

Panel (Towel?)

Origin

Greece

Date

Made 1801–1900

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; embroidered with silk, gilt-metal-strip, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped cotton, pulled thread work in Russian overcast filling stitches and embroidered in flat double running, twined double running, overcast and satin stitches

Dimensions

141.8 x 45.8 cm (55 7/8 x 18 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. C. Phillip Miller

Reference Number

1964.183

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