Prayer mat or wall hanging

Turkish
18th century


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

132.5 cm (52 3/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 73 x 48 in.

Accession Number

54.587

Medium or Technique

Wool appliqué with wool and metallic yarns

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Grayish tan wool ground, flower filled central niche and four bordering bands of conventinalized flowers embroidered with polychrome wool appliqué, blues predominating, backed with tan cotton, trimmed with tan cotton fringe.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Nicea Howard