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Bedcover

A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk in back, chain, split, and stem stitches; plied warp fringe; four loom widths joined.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk in back, chain, split, and stem stitches; plied warp fringe; four loom widths joined.

Date:

17th century

Artist:

Greece, Ionian Islands or Epirus Province

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Title

Bedcover

Origin

Greece

Date

1601–1700

Medium

Linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk in back, chain, split, and stem stitches; plied warp fringe; four loom widths joined

Dimensions

266.5 × 163.8 cm (105 × 64 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Burton Y. Berry

Reference Number

1957.140

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