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White satin ground; on it are seen small portions of a design consisting of flowers and medallions containing birds woven with gold thread and blue, pink and green silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Turkish, Ottoman Period, 16th or 17th century

Dimensions

Height x width: 5 1/2 x 5 11/16 in. (14 x 14.5 cm)

Accession Number

22.269

Medium or Technique

Silk, foil-wrapped silk; compound satin, brocaded

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles