Possibly West Turkestan
Object Place: Turkey (Western)
65 x 81 cm (25 9/16 x 31 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Two fragments made into a cover. Stylized floral motives consisting of a central oblong leaf(?) symmetrically surrounded by several blossoms and curved leafy branches plus a small pomegranate motif and other similar designs. Polychrome silk and some metallic yarns in chain stitch on a white linen ground. Modern metallic galloon border; metallic yarn lack bisects the field. Colors have run.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection