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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


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

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Medium or Technique

Silk velvet brocade with gilt metal threads


Textiles and Fashion Arts