Length of fabric

Turkish
Ottoman
17th century


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

77.5 x 62.5 cm (30 1/2 x 24 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

77.265

Medium or Technique

Silk cut voided velvet brocade, cotton, and silver colored metal strip wrapped on silk core

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Length of velvet with red cut silk pile. Design of discs brocaded with tarnished metal thread (metal wound on white silk). On each disc is a smaller disc of red cut silk bearing another disc, with a dentelated edge, brocaded with tarnished metal thread (metal wound on yellow silk). White cotton weft.

Credit Line

Gift of Martin Brimmer