Algerian Embroidered Cover
Algerian embroidery is similar to Moroccan embroidery in its decorative elements, derived from flower and leaf abstraction, but the drawing is quite unique as well as the color scheme.The handwork here is done with very long couched stitches that reflect light and is reminiscent of Tetouan handwork.
Circa: 18th c
Material: Cotton with silk embroidery
Condition: Some loss to the embroidery, mostly the black . Minor holes and stains. Backed and in stable and good
Dimensions: 32" x 20"
Inventory number: TX4247