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  • Embroidery

  • Embroidery

  • Embroidery, late 18th century

    Cream-colored cotton (possibly from a curtain or skirt) with detached floral motives worked in chain stitch. Flowers small garden varieties in clusters 3″ to 4″ long; arranged in staggered rows.…

  • Embroidery (Greece), late 19th century

    Horizonal panel with deep border embroidered in row of large flowering wreaths in blues, blue-greens, shades of rust; touches of white, black and yellow whithin the guard strips; similar wreath…

  • Embroidery (Near East)

  • Embroidery

  • Embroidery (China)

  • Embroidery (India)

  • Embroidery (Near East), 17th–18th century

    Small panel of cream white linen embroidered in cross borders, horizontal in black silks. Highly stylized geometric and foliage forms with counted running stitch and surface stitch. One selvage present.

  • Embroidery, 16th century

    Narrow border of same material as A.

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