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Sampler with stylized plants and linked diamond-shapes

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    • currently in research collection

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  • The Newberry Collection of Islamic Embroideries by Ruth Barnes and Marianne Ellis

    The Newberry Collection of Islamic Embroideries

    Sampler with bands of stylized floral and plant motifs, broad bands with geometric patterns, linked diamond patterns including one with V-shape and pendant, and another uncut slit neck opening with a detached diamond-shaped medallion alongside.

    Six pieces of fabric are stitched together to form a rectangle. The old accession number in the Department of Antiquities was 1956.894.

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