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Embroidery

Turkish
17th–18th century


Dimensions

121 x 168 cm (47 5/8 x 66 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.68 x 1.21

Accession Number

28.242

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: light neutral brown linen. Design: round end elongated rosettes, framed in a diamond lattice, worked in darning stitch with reddish violet, bluish green, green, and yellowish green silk. Narrow floral border across each end. Made up of small pieces sewed together.

Credit Line

John Wheelock Elliot and John Morse Elliot Fund