Requires Photography

Panel

Probably W. Turkestan
18th–19th century(?)


Object Place: Turkey (Western) ?

Dimensions

43 x 211.5 cm (16 15/16 x 83 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.1212

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Rectangular panel. Motif of simple stylized, round, scalloped edge blossom, enclosed by a pair of simple leaves, repeats lengthwise in two rows amidst buta, leaf and various blossom motives. Border with simple quatre-foil and triple leaved sprig motives repeating alternately. Red, green and other silk yarns on a tan cotton ground. Soiled and worn; ground worn through in many areas. Tan cotton lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection