This is a Band. It is dated 18th–19th century and we acquired it in 1953. Its medium is silk embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered in long-armed cross stitches on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Richard Cranch Greenleaf (American, 1887–1961).
It is credited
Gift of Richard C. Greenleaf.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 123.8 x 31.1 cm (48 3/4 x 12 1/4 in.)
Cite this object as
Band (Greece); silk embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 123.8 x 31.1 cm (48 3/4 x 12 1/4 in.); Gift of Richard C. Greenleaf; 1953-60-2