Bed cover

17th century-18th century (made)

Unknown

Length: 256.5 cm, Width: 210.8 cm, Length: 101 in, Width: 83 in

T.153-1929 T&F

Bed cover of linen embroidered in silk, made in Lefkara, Cyprus, 17th century-18th century

Bed cover, woven linen, embroidered in red silk; long-legged cross-stitch, Italian cross-stitch, double running and satin stitch; there is a narrow border all round of repeating scrolls linked together with a spring edging; short fringe of red and white silk.

Purchased. Registered File 1929/10955. Three widths sewn together.

Location: In Storage

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