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Kerchief

Turkish
Late 18th–early 19th century


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

84.5 x 89.5 cm (33 1/4 x 35 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

54.592

Medium or Technique

Cotton muslin, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A square kerchief of cotton muslin; border design on all four sides of repeat of curling conventionalized leaf and minute three petalled blossoms embroidered with polychrome silks and heavy gold metal thread; large hole in center, sveral smaller holes, a number of stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Nicea Howard