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Square embroidery medallion

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Red cotton ground. In the center is a circular form from whch radiate conventional flowers (?) in profile. In each corner is a diamond. The main field is surrounded by a border of geometrical forms. worked with red, white, dark blue and dark green silk and gold thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Turkish,

Dimensions

Overall: 20.4 x 19 cm (8 1/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

93.224

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles