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Length of furnishing fabric

Turkish
Ottoman
late 16th–early 17th century


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

180 x 64 cm (70 7/8 x 25 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

77.269

Medium or Technique

Silk cut voided velvet brocade with silver colored metal wrapped on silk core

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red velvet length of furnishing fabric with design of carnations in profile brocaded with tarnished metal thread (metal wound on white and neutral yellow silk) outlined with light blue cut silk pile. White cotton weft.

Credit Line

Gift of Martin Brimmer