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Fragment of embroidery

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Fragment of loosely woven natural colored linen, parts of conventionalized flower and leaf design, worked in darning stitch with pink, blue, white, and green silk, stained, many holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Charles M. Mayorkas

Turkish, 17th century

Object Place

Turkey

Dimensions

48 x 23 cm (18 7/8 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.1133

Medium or Technique

Cotton with silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles