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Short sleeveless jacket of light blue wool broadcloth embroidered with gold braid in highly conventionalized design of palmettes and feathery leaves; gold plaited buttons along front edges; gold braid on seams and edges; lined with light blue cotton sateen. Shown on right in photo.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Dexter

Anatolian or Turkish, 19th–early 20th century

Object Place

Turkey

Dimensions

35 cm (13 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: L (Center back): 0.35 m

Accession Number

51.2561

Medium or Technique

Metallic yarns embroidered on wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes