ZIGZAG BAND WITH FLEURS-DE-LYS
Medieval Middle Eastern Cross Stitch Embroidery, graphed by Rosemary Stecher (Mathilde Eschenbach)

Chart for Cross Stitch Embroidery

Blue silk on linen. Greek stitch.
Egypt, Mamluk period (14th century)

Ellis, Marianne Embroideries and Samplers from Islamic Egypt.
Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2001. #38 (p. 56).


































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