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Purple velvet almost solidly embroidered with gold cord in stylized scrolling flower and leaf design, edges trimmed with silver braid, gold cord handle, coral-trimmed gold pear shaped button pendant from center bottom; lined with cerise satin

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Alfred M. Tozzer

Anatolian or Turkish, 19th–early 20th century

Object Place

Turkey

Dimensions

16.5 x 13.8 cm (6 1/2 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.687

Medium or Technique

Silk; metallic yarn embroiderd on silk velvet, coral beads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes