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Cushion Cover

A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk in closed herringbone, satin, stem, and twined double running stitches.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk in closed herringbone, satin, stem, and twined double running stitches.

Date:

18th century

Artist:

Greece, Epirus Province or Ionian Island

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Cushion Cover

Place

Greece (Object made in)

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Made 1701–1800

Medium

Linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk in closed herringbone, satin, stem, and twined double running stitches

Dimensions

53.7 × 121.6 cm (21 1/8 × 47 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Burton Y. Berry

Reference Number

1956.1249

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