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SLOVAK FOLK EMBROIDERY Antique Costume Kroj Needlework Cross Stitch Patterns

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Apron Date: fourth quarter 19th century Culture: Czech Medium: cotton, wool, silk_details

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Vintage Embroidery Book 1920s 1930s Czecho-Slovakian Embroideries - early edition 20s 30s antique needlework book

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Detail of 14th c. Eastern Persian pirihan/under tunic. Each segment is decorated with a sequence of motifs comprising a flowering tree with a root out of which grow leafy branches, flanked on either side by a long-tailed bird perched on a branch with its wings outstretched. Height 130 cm (51 ins.), width 219 cm (86-1/4 ins.). Cotton, balanced plain weave, gauzy. Decoration : silk, chain stitch and running stitch embroidery, brocading.

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