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Square embroidery medallion

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Red cotton ground. In the center is a circle in an octagon. Beyond this are conventional flower (?) forms. The border consists of open, four-petalled flowers. Worked with white, golden brown, red, dark blue and dark green silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Turkish,

Dimensions

Overall: 18.3 x 17.2 cm (7 3/16 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

93.219

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles