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1955

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Textile (Greece), 18th century

This is a textile. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1955. Its medium is silk embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is counted running stitch on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Estate of Mr. & Mrs. William H. Crocker and Provident Securities Co. and catalogued by Sheila Franz. It is credited Gift of Provident Securities Company from the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. William H. Crocker.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 104 x 41 cm (40 15/16 x 16 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile (Greece), 18th century; silk embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 104 x 41 cm (40 15/16 x 16 1/8 in.); Gift of Provident Securities Company from the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. William H. Crocker; 1955-133-1

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