Cover or hanging
Object Place: Turkey
130 x 222 cm (51 3/16 x 87 3/8 in.) (detail shown)
Medium or Technique
Linen embroidered with silk yarns
Not On View
Heavy white linen, on which are embroidered with yellowish red, pinkish violet, light and dark blue, white, green and brown silk, large crescent-like leaves or fruit, and oval flowers from which spring small flowers. The greater part of the embroidery is couching. Similar smaller forms are placed at regular intervals to make a border.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection