Requires Photography

Napkin or small cover

Turkish (?)
18th–19th century (?)


Object Place: Turkey (?)

Dimensions

34 x 61 cm (13 3/8 x 24 in.)

Accession Number

43.442

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White silk embroidery on a white linen gauze ground. A geometric arch, with a simple geometric flower motif repeating, in open rows, bordered by alternating rows of chevron and lozenge motives. Short warp and weft end fringe. Some stains.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection