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Short sleeveless jacket of white wool broadcloth embroidered with gold cord in design of highly conventionalized floral and foliate forms arranged in round, square, and irregular triangular shapes; round medallion each side of front with script (?) in center and frame of turquoises; edges and...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Mixter, Mrs. Samuel J. Mixter, and Mrs. Henry A. Morss, Jr.

Anatolian or Turkish, 19th–early 20th century

Object Place

Turkey

Dimensions

34.5 cm (13 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: L (Center back): 0.345 m

Accession Number

50.2363

Medium or Technique

Metallic yarns embroidered on silk and wool, coral and enamel beads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes