Requires Photography

Textile panel

Possiblyl European or Turkish
mid to late 16th century


Object Place: Europe or Turkey (possibly)

Dimensions

Overall: 99.4 x 148.3 cm (39 1/8 x 58 3/8 in.) Block (overall height dimension including distortion): 107.3 cm (42 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.298

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with metallic threads

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Pieced panel of red satin, embroidered with gold and silver metallic threads (most couched down in pairs), silver wire, and silver-wrapped parchment, in overall strapwork design.

Provenance

Lent by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick, February 15, 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection