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Large rectangular panel

Turkish
19th century


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

W: I M 130 L: I M 740 including fringe

Accession Number

43.390

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Large rectangular panel. Ground: red wool twill. Design: all-over closely-spaced repeat of floral spray, tied with ribbon, worked with silks in purples, green, yellowish greens, bluish greens, black and brilliant gold metal threads of several varieties, and gold colored sequins, in chain and couching stitches. Edged with gold fringe. Backed with green silk.

Provenance

Lent by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick, February 15, 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection