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Maker: Unknown

Plain cloth, embroidered

n.d.

Closely woven cotton cloth, embroidered in red silk in a carefully counted darning stitch

48 1/2 × 17 1/2 in. (123.2 × 44.5 cm)
Loom width: 17 1/2 - 18 in.
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1938.359
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Greek, Naxos
Period: 
18th–19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Bibliography: 

Loretta N Staples, A Sense of Pattern: Textile Masterworks from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1981), 44, no. 40, ill.

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