Textile length

French
mid 19th–late 19th century


Dimensions

Length x width: 91.4 x 50.3 cm (36 x 19 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.982

Medium or Technique

Stamped cotton velvet with gold metallic pile

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Brown cotton velvet with brown gold-metallic pile, stamped with islamic calligraphy in a zig-ziag pattern, design similar to Turkish tomb covers

Provenance

About 2003/2008, acquired on the English antiques market by Junna and Thomi Wroblewski, London; 2010 sold by Junna and Thomi Wroblewski to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 15, 2010)

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund