User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Bedspread

Composed of three rectangular panels of cream-colored linen gauze with a narrow white silk band woven along each selvedge. At either end are blossoms and leaf motifs repeating alternately in dense staggered rows. Polychrome silk and metallic yarns. Some stains and small repairs to field;...

Show Full Description

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Turkish, 18th–19th century (?)

Object Place

Turkey

Accession Number

43.470

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles