User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Square embroidery medallion

Start collecting

Red cotton ground. In the center is a diamond; in each corner a rosette-like flower. The border consists of four-petalled flowers. Worked with red, violet, white and dark blue silk and gold thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Turkish,

Dimensions

Overall: 19.5 x 16.5 cm (7 11/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

93.218

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles