W. Turkestan (?) Possible Nurata
Object Place: Turkey (Western) ?
142 x 192 cm (55 7/8 x 75 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cover. Oval floral groupings, of characteristic flowering and leafy branches, in an open, symmetrical arrangement. Red, green, blue and yellow floss silk yarns on a tan cotton ground. Border with round blossom motives repeating alternately on either side of an undulating leafy stalk, same materials. Made from five panels joined lengthwise. Slightly soiled; some missing yarns. Lined.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection