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Cushion cover

Turkish
Ottoman
17th century


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

124 x 64 cm (48 13/16 x 25 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

77.259

Medium or Technique

Silk cut voided velvet, cotton, and silver colored metal strip wrapped on silk core

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red cut silk pile with design of medallions brocaded with tarnished metal thread (metal wound on white silk) detailed with carnations, tulips and hyacinths, woven of red and green cut silk pile. Border across each end of carnations in pointed niches. Neutral cotton weft.

Credit Line

Gift of Martin Brimmer