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Cushion cover

Turkish
Early 20th century


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

30 x 40.2 cm (11 13/16 x 15 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.597

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Heavy, tabby-woven linen ground embroidered with polychrome silks in cross and herringbone stitches and needle-weaving. Pattern show symmetrical flowering vines or trees arranged as columns and separated by open work stripes. Folded and stitched to piece of plain cotton. Free edge raveling.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian