Requires Photography

Embroidery

Turkish(?)
19th century


Dimensions

75 x 50 cm (29 1/2 x 19 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .50 x .75

Accession Number

01.6261

Medium or Technique

Ivory, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Heavy white cotton on which is embroidered with dark blue, bright blue, bright violet, red, light green and yellow, a symmetrical kaleidoscopic design. The borders are separated from the main field by a line of cat-stitching.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection