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Panel of embroidery

Near Eastern (?)
19th century (?)


Object Place: Near East (?)

Dimensions

48 x 63 cm (18 7/8 x 24 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

45.332

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Textiles

Panel. Field divided into narrow diagonal bands, each bearing a simple repeating three petaled flower motif. Red, black, orange, green, white and blue silk yarns entirely covering a white cotton ground. Good condition. Edged with rust colored cotton embroidered with simple geometric motives in yellow silk yarns (possibly Armenian). Lined.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection