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Cushion cover

Turkish
18th–19th century


Dimensions

133.5 x 34 cm (52 9/16 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

77.261

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet with silver colored metallic strip wrapped on silk core

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground of the main field is white with an all-over design of seed-vessels, hyacinths, rosettes and cones, of green and pink velvet. On each end is a border of oblong medallions enclosing carnations and buds of the same flower.

Credit Line

Gift of Martin Brimmer