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1925

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Wall Pocket (Greece), late 19th–early 20th century

This is a Wall pocket. It is dated late 19th–early 20th century and we acquired it in 1972. Its medium is linen, wool, metallic threads, glass beads, sequins and its technique is embroidered in chain and couched twining stitches. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 138.4 x 29.2 cm (54 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Wall Pocket (Greece), late 19th–early 20th century; linen, wool, metallic threads, glass beads, sequins; H x W: 138.4 x 29.2 cm (54 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.); 1972-81-8

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