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Square embroidery medallion

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Red cotton ground. In the middle is an octagon from which spring conventional flower (?) forms. In each corner is a diamond. The border is composed of triangles. Worked with red, dark blue, dark green, and white silk and gold thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Turkish,

Dimensions

Overall: 18.5 x 15.3 cm (7 5/16 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

93.216

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles