Man's sash

Turkish
About 1835


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

Length x width (length is approximate): 508 x 35.6 cm (200 x 14 in.) Overall: 36.1 cm (14 3/16 in.) Other (fringe, approximate): 29.5cm (11 5/8in.)

Accession Number

52.1311

Medium or Technique

Silk; Twill

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s sash of red and yellow silk twill plaid, center of sash striped red and off-white with ends having additional checkered pattern; twisted warp fringe on two short ends; Made for John Lowell, Jr. in Turkey while on his world tour.

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph Lowell, in memory of John Lowell Jr.