Object Place: Turkey
59.3 x 163.5 cm (23 3/8 x 64 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Made up of pieces of embroidered and plain linen. Tabby-woven linen ground, showing serpentine stalks bearing tulip buds and snowflake-like leaves, within a rectangle. Narrow border of similar motif on smaller scale. Pattern embroidered with red, blue, green and pale ochre silks in darning and chain stitches. Brown stains; many holes, some patched. Lined with light muslin.
Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian