Crete Embroidery, Crete, Greek Islands, 18th C.

A white cotton skirt border embroidered with crimson red silk depicting birds atop flowering shrubs. Crete, Greek Islands, c., silk on cotton,

embroidered skirt border (detail), Crete, 17th century. Private collection ___ From the exhibition "The Sultan's Garden: The Blossoming of Ottoman Art" at the Textile Museum, Washington DC

The latest exhibition to be enjoyed at the fabulous Textil Museum is a dsplay of Ottoman pieces reflecting the wealth, abundance, and inf.

1700-1800 Crete Greece, linen and cotton embroidered with silk Victoria Albert Museum


Fragment of a Bed Curtain,1600s-1700s..Embroidery :silk on linen tabby ground

Fragment of an embrtoidered bed curtain. From Crete, Ottoman era, or century. Embroidery: silk on linen tabby ground, (Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio).

Greek Embroidery: Dress | Maria Papadopoula | made 1757 | V Collections


Linen skirt dress embroidered in silk, made by Maria Papadopoula, Crete, Greece, Museum Number

Border, Crete, Greece 1700-1800 , Linen and cotton (fustian) embroidered with silk thread


Border Crete, Greece (made) (made) Materials and Techniques: Linen and cotton (fustian) embroidered with silk thread