A square white cotton kerchief

Turkish
19th century


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

86.5 cm (34 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.480

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A square white coton kerchief with double border of crossing pink bands (now much faded), sprigs inside border bands and stylized floral spray in two diagonally opposite corners embroidered with blue and pink linen in chain stitch, centerof large leaves in corner motifs in drawn work; a number of breaks and holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Julia E. Twichell