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Textile (Greece), 18th century

This is a Textile. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1940. Its medium is silk embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered in cross and roumanian stitches on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 15.2 x 24.1 cm (6 in. x 9 1/2 in.)

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Textile (Greece), 18th century; silk embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 15.2 x 24.1 cm (6 in. x 9 1/2 in.); 1940-70-2

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