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Cover (?)

Caucasian
18th–19th century (?)


Object Place: The Caucasus

Dimensions

66 x 92 cm (26 x 36 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.447

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

A roughly quatre-foil medallion on a black ground with partial geometric borders above and below. Hooked motives throughout. Narrow outside border with a repeating re-curved line motif. Red, green, blue, white and black silk yarns on a blue cotton ground. Ground piece; soiled and worn.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection