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Fragment made up of small pieces put together

Turkish
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 26 3/4 x 17 1/8 in. (68 x 43.5 cm)

Accession Number

31.61

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: dark neutral violet satin. Design: undulating vertical bands detailed with overlapping scales, and intertwining branches bearing conventionalized flowers and leaves detailed with small floral patterns, woven with gold thread (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) pink, blue, and cream colored silk, weft. Very worn, imperfectly patched.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection