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Cover

W. Turkestan (?) Possible Nurata
18th–19th century


Object Place: Turkey (Western) ?

Dimensions

142 x 192 cm (55 7/8 x 75 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.464

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

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.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection