Requires Photography

Embroidery

Turkish
19th–20th century


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

31.5 x 84 cm (12 3/8 x 33 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.972

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

cushion cover(?). Stylized symmetrical blossom motif repeating, one above the other, in three side by side bands; polychrome silk yarns. Separated by narrow strips of drawnwork; white silk yarn. Tan linen ground. Frayed end edges; mounted on modern backing. See: 43.2042.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection