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Sash

Turkish
Probably 18th century


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

Overall: 272.4 x 37.5 cm (107 1/4 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1970.559

Medium or Technique

Linen; weaving

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Sheer, plain woven linen ground, embroidered on both ends with polychrome silks and gilt silver yarns in double darning, double running and satin stitches. Design of large flowering plant with long slender leaves. Linen yellowed and stained. Silks faded, gilt silver yarns worn and tarnished. Washed: March 29, 1971

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ashton Sanborn in memory of Ashton Sanborn