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Heavy blue cotton with a crudely drawn design of tulips in circles framed by tulip and bird forms, embroidered with red, white, yellow, orange, green, and blue cotton. A border design runs along two sides.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Armenian, late 18th–early 19th century

Object Place

Marash, Armenia

Dimensions

138 x 174 cm (54 5/16 x 68 1/2 in.) (detail shown)

Accession Number

23.553

Medium or Technique

Cotton embroidered with cotton yarns

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles