Square embroidery medallion

Turkish


Dimensions

Overall: 19 x 17.5 cm (7 1/2 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

93.223

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red cotton ground. In the middle of the main field is a circle surrounded by a diamond from the sides of whick spring conventional flower forms. In the middle of the four sides are diamonds. The border consists of open flowers with four petals each. Worked with red, dark blue, dark green and white silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection