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Ground: woven with silver thread (silver wound on white silk). Design: large discs detailed with floral forms and small discs, woven with silver and gold thread (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) and blue and red silk framed with long leaves detailed with flowers.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Turkish, Ottoman period, 16th century

Dimensions

Width x length: 58.5 x 162 cm (23 1/16 x 63 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.10

Medium or Technique

Silk, foil-wrapped silk; weft-faced compound weave with inner warps, brocaded

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles