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Accession numberBZ.1933.34a–c
Attribution and Date
Greece?, 18th c.
Measurements

H. 61.3 cm × W. 38.4 cm (24 1/8 × 15 1/8 in.)

Technique and Material

Linen with silk embroidery

Acquisition history

Tano Collection, Cairo; Robert Woods and Mildred Barnes Bliss, purchase (through Frances Morris), 1932; Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Washington, DC, 1940.

F. Morris, “Catalogue of Textile Fabrics, The Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection” (unpublished catalogue, Washington, DC, 1940), 1:407.

Accession numberBZ.1933.34a–c
Attribution and Date
Greece?, 18th c.
Measurements

H. 61.3 cm × W. 38.4 cm (24 1/8 × 15 1/8 in.)

Technique and Material

Linen with silk embroidery

Acquisition history

Tano Collection, Cairo; Robert Woods and Mildred Barnes Bliss, purchase (through Frances Morris), 1932; Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Washington, DC, 1940.