Requires Photography

Embroidery

Possibly Turkish
19th century(?)


Object Place: Turkey (possibly)

Dimensions

47.5 x 73 cm (18 11/16 x 28 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

48.966

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

rectangular panel. A simple floral motif, consisting of a single pinnate leaf or blossom plus two smaller tri-lobate leaf designs, epeating in eight vertical side-by-side rows. Polychrome silk yarns on a tan cotton(?) ground. Field bordered and bisected by green cotton tapes; modern. Some missing yarns; ground worn through in spots.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection