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Square embroidery medallion

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Turkish,

Dimensions

Overall: 17.5 x 16 cm (6 7/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.220

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles