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Red satin ground. The design of long leaves forming an ogival framework and joined by groups of three balls or clouds (?), and enclosing symmetrically arranged bunches of tulips, hyacinths and other flowers, is woven with gold thread and bright blue, bright green, red white and black silk.

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Turkish, Ottoman Period, 17th century


Width x length: 21 x 84.5 cm (8 1/4 x 33 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk, foil-wrapped silk; compound satin, brocaded


Textiles and Fashion Arts