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Square cover

Probably the Caucasus
18th–19th century (?)


Object Place: Caucausus (probably)

Dimensions

49.5 x 46 cm (19 1/2 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.2045

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Small octagonal medallions, each containing an uneven four-point star, repeat within lattice compartments on a red field. Border with a star motif and a re-curved leaf (?) motif repeating alternately. Predominantly red with other silk yarns on a tan cotton ground. Soiled; worn; missing yarns.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection