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Cover

Turkish
19th century


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

100 x 93.5 cm (39 3/8 x 36 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1532

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with metallic-wrapped silk embroidery, silk metallic cloth trim, silk velvet, silk thread, and cotton twill backing

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Cover. Raised work. Stylized floral spray in an urn repeating in dense staggered rows within compartments formed by horizontally undulating stalks. Metallic yarns on a tan silk ground. Field bisected and edged by metallic galloon and worn velvet. Metallic yarns badly worn, ground worn through in some areas.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection