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Dyed and printed material with embroidered ends

Turkish


Dimensions

49 x 81 cm (19 5/16 x 31 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .81 x .49

Accession Number

15.816

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Dark printed cotton covered with a powder of conventional plant forms, in red, yellow and white. Printed by the reserve process. Across the ends are six large flowers and leaves in profile, all turning in the same direction. These are worked with two shades of pink, blue, yellow and green silk and gold thread. The colors run into each other in points. On the extreme ends are drawn work borders worked with gold.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection