White cotton

Turkish


Dimensions

Overall (Object folded; old dimensions retained): 73 x 41.5 cm (28 3/4 x 16 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.1052

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The main field is divided by groups of heavy white cotton threads. The design consists of two symmetrical, conventional flowersing plants, worked with yellow, light blue, violet, red and light neutral brown silk and silver thread. Across the bottom is a narrow border and a fringe of twisted warp threads finished with red tassels.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection