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Turkish
16th–17th century (?)


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

84 x 83 cm (33 1/16 x 32 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.378

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

A repeating simple undulating stalk with pomegranate and tulip motifs repeating alternately along its length. A chinitmari motif is scattered over the field. Border bearing a repeating simple leaf motif. Gold and silver colored metallic yarns plus some silk yarns on a red silk ground. Some missing yarns; slightly worn; ground creased.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection