Explore the CollectionTextile Fragment

Measurements
40cm x 42cm
Place of Origin
Eastern Europe
Historical Period/Date
19th Century (1870-1999 Late)
Registration Number
2010-004
Donated/Purchased
Donated
Techniques
Bead Embroidery,Surface Stitchery,
Objects
Textile Fragments,

Physical Description

Fragment of hand woven fabric heavily embroidered. Four diagonal bands of black foliate design, alternating with bands of small red squares of geometric design. The entire design is filled with closely placed sequins. Silver sequins around the black designs are held with clear beads. Sequins surrounding red squares are held with golden yellow beads. Stitches are cross stitch, eyelets and satin stitch.

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