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Yellow silk ground with a floral design of white, light brown, light green and red velvet. This piece was either made in Italy from an eastern design, or in the east for the western market.

Credit Line

Gift of Martin Brimmer

Turkish, 16th(?)–17th century

Dimensions

62 x 135.5 cm (24 7/16 x 53 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

77.275

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet brocade with gilt metal threads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles