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Cover or turban scarf (?)

Turkish
18th century (?)


Object Place: Turkey

Accession Number

43.449

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A central medallion enclosing radiating floral motifs. Similar, detached floral motifs. Similar, detached floral motifs surround this, filling the field. Edged by a repeating group of stylized sprigs. Polychrome silk yarns in chain stitch and metal strips in raisedwork on cotton yarns; embroidery in medallion badly worn.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection